Audio Production Associate of Applied Science - Online

Degree Type
Associate of Applied Science
Program Length
48 weeks
Total Credit Hours

Recent developments in the recording industry have created new opportunities to build upon Full Sail University’s foundational recording curriculum. Audio production is now often the domain of independent recording engineers, editors, vocal specialists, and other craftspeople who work in small facilities and project studios. As such, the Audio Production degree programs provide you with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to conduct business as an independent audio creator. The Audio Production curriculum features courses that encompass listening skills, production and vocal techniques, audio postproduction, and advanced editing and mixing skills. The Audio Production degree program also has foundational courses focusing on college mathematics, professional writing, and art history.


Associate of Applied Science The goal of the Audio Production Associate of Applied Science degree program is to prepare you for entry-level industry positions in the recording and audiovisual communications industry, such as remote recording engineer, sound effects editor, assistant engineer, sound designer, and mix engineer. With a focus on computer-based, project-studio production, you will gain the ability to record and mix audio for music projects, games, new media, video, television, and film. Upon completion of the program, you will also be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to become an independent audio professional. In addition to these career-focused aims, the curriculum of this program was designed to develop your critical-thinking and listening skills as well as creative problem-solving abilities to support the technical skills that are required by professionals in the entertainment and media industries.

Noted as online, but this program is also available on campus.

Note: Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree programs are designed to prepare students for entry into technical and professional fields. A.A.S. degree programs are fully transferable into related Full Sail University bachelor’s programs. The transferability of credit from Full Sail to another institution is at the discretion of the accepting institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits will be accepted by another college.