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Guitar Certification Program Atlanta, Georgia

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Develop both the technical & musical talents, and acquire the skills to become one of today's professional producer/engineers.

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Learn acoustic guitar technique, electric guitar technique, live performance, studio recording, and secrets of the music business in AIMM's guitar program.

Atlanta Institute of Music and Technology

Guitar Certificate Program


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Our Mission at the Atlanta Institute of Music and Media

Our Guitar Certificate Program is a fully immersive, nonstop, music atmosphere where you will learn musical and technical skills.

Our stage extends far beyond just performing talents and abilities.

Musically gifted students in the certificate program at AIMM will also acquire the skills to advance their aptitude and knowledge in the field of recording and engineering.

Learn From Proven Industry-Leaders

Our Guitar Certification Program is taught by renowned instructors and industry-leading professionals.

In addition to the challenging and engaging curriculum, you will learn valuable tips and tricks from real-world musicians who have already blazed their own trail!

Our supportive instructors are who make the curriculum incredibly engaging and educational, just ask our successful AIMM Alumni.

As Discrimination Free as the Music You Love

AIMM prides itself on diversity and knows music is not specific to one country or language.

Therefore, students of all different backgrounds are beyond encouraged to apply.

If you have passion for music, we want you!

There is never any discrimination on the basis of sex, race, age, religion, or sexual orientation.

Capitalize On Your Music Passion

The Guitar Certificate Program is ultimately provided to help you and other students obtain employment or self-employment in the music industry.

This achievable goal also extends to radio, movies, television,multi-media production, and video games.

The opportunities are endless at AIMM and your first step begins with applying for the Guitar Certificate.

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Guitar Certificate Program Description

Program Description for the Guitar Certification

The Guitar Certificate Program intended for intermediate musicians. Therefore, you must show proficiency on the guitar as detailed in the Admissions procedures.

If you’re looking to push your technical skills to the next level through intricately designed courses, than the Guitar Certification is for you.

We believe in developing well-rounded musicians along with allowing students to dive further into an instrument they  love without the commitment of an Associate Degree Program.

If this seems like something you may be interested in, the Guitar Certificate program is probably the right choice for you!

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Student Success Timeline

AIMM offers different enrollment choices to complete the Guitar Certificate Program. This way it is open to those with a busy schedule or untraditional lifestyle. 

The program can be completed in 12 months (4 quarters) of full-time enrollment, or 24 months (8 quarters) of part-time enrollment.

Students in the certificate program are not required to complete the requisite number of General Education Credits as required for the Music and Technology Associate's Degree.

Program Curriculum
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LEVEL 1

Course Number Course Title Credits
GTR 120   Scales I
1
GTR 130   Reading I
1
GTR 140   Acoustic Guitar Techniques I
1
GTR 910   Group Lesson I
0.5
INT 100   Performance I
INT 105   Skills Lab
1
INT 134   Music Appreciation
1
INT 145   Music Theory Essentials I
3
Required Credit Hours 12.5

LEVEL 2

Course Number Course Title Credits
GTR 220   Scales II
1
GTR 225   Chords and Rhythm II
1.5
GTR 230   Reading II
1
GTR 240   Acoustic Guitar Techniques II
1
GTR 920   Group Lesson II
0.5
INT 200   Performance II
4
INT 245   Music Theory Essentials II
3
Required Credit Hours 12

LEVEL 3

Course Number Course Title Credits
GTR 320   Scales III
1
GTR 325   Chords and Rhythm III
1.5
GTR 330   Reading III
1
GTR 340   Acoustic Guitar Techniques III
1
GTR 930   Group Lesson III
0.5
INT 300   Performance III
4
INT 301   Studio Performance III
4
INT 345   Music Theory Essentials III
3
Required Credit Hours 16

LEVEL 4

Course Number Course Title Credits
GTR 420   Scales IV
1
GTR 430   Reading IV
1
GTR 440   Acoustic Guitar Techniques IV
1
GTR 940   Group Lesson IV
0.5
INT 400   Performance IV
4
INT 401   Studio Performance IV
4
INT 445   Music Theory Essentials IV
3
INT 495   Music Business
1
Required Credit Hours 15.5
Guitar Program Total Required Credit Hours 56

To better serve our students, curriculum is subject to change.
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