Are you looking for the best Santa Cruz, California Music School?
The Atlanta Institute of Music and Media is excited to offer the Online Certificate in Music and Technology for California musicians. This online program is specifically designed to provide a hands-on approach to music and technology education - all from the comfort of your home.
If you have a passion for music - this is where you want to be.
AIMM's Online Music Certificate combines valuable music production techniques with a concentration in either:
Cali is ripe with talented musicians and producers. Earning an Online Music Certificate is a fantastic way to separate from the crowd and establish yourself as a seasoned musician with the credentials to back it up. In addition to that, the study of music is incredibly rewarding, eye-opening, and beneficial for skilled artists wanting to make a name for themselves in the business.
Our online music program is immersive and has a fast-paced music atmosphere that will elevate your skills, introduce you to new techniques, and help you network with industry leaders.
The nationally accredited Online Music and Technology Certificate consist of 36 credits that are fully transferable to the Associate of Applied Science in Music and Technology Degree, should you decide to continue your music education. Financial aid is available for those that qualify.
If you want to capitalize on your music skill and passion and land a successful music career, click here to begin your enrollment at AIMM.
Develop and Expand Your Guitar or Bass Skills Online
When is the best time to capitalize on your music passion, ditch the side jobs and "9-5" life, and start taking the steps toward creating a career that you love? If you ask us, we say right now.
This is the mindset that AIMM grows and inspires. If you're looking for a plug-and-chug, 9-5 job, then AIMM isn't right for you. But, if music is truly your passion and you want to turn that passion into a successful and profitable career, you're in the right place.
Music education from an accredited music college like AIMM goes a long way in terms of rising above and standing out. Fortunately for music fans and unfortunately for musicians, our industry is incredibly competitive.
Any separating factor that you can present could improve your chances of succeeding massively.
In addition to "resumé building," our online music program prepares CA musicians and producers for the workload and expectations of the industry.
Our ultimate goal is to have AIMM alumni walk from the graduate stage to the main stage - or perhaps the Hollywood Bowl?
If you're a musician that wants to master your instrument and learn the top insider techniques when it comes to recording, mixing, and mastering, then AIMM's Online Music and Technology Certificate is perfect for you.
Not sure what type of environment you'd be walking into? Check out the video below for a taste of what AIMMLife is like.
Additional Services Offered to AIMM Students and Alumni
AIMM provides students with the opportunity and tools for rapid progress, expanding their repertoire and performance experience, along with building new professional connections and possibilities. Our esteemed faculty have a passion for teaching and take all learning styles into consideration and ensure every CA student is on the path to success.
As confident and intelligent musicians, producers, or audio engineers, our students will be capable of handling more demanding and better-paying jobs in a competitive market. Sounds pretty good, right?
Combining what they learn with their personal styles, AIMM alumni build confidence, a deep industry understanding, and unlock their musical talents, technical skills, and creative potential.
Below are a couple of the many resources and benefits we provide that are necessary for our California online students to advance their careers.
⋅ Vast Musical Curriculum Experience: Music students can experience music flavors from all different genres including jazz, rock, classical, folk, blues, and r&b.
⋅ Job Placement Upon Graduation: During the final quarter of attendance, our students work with a Career Placement Specialist to produce a resumé and begin exploring in-field employment opportunities.
Learn Music Production Techniques with AVID Pro Tools and Ableton Live
In addition to choosing either a Guitar or Bass concentration, AIMM's courses and online lessons teach musicians valuable music production techniques.
Therefore, this Online Academic Program includes:
Atlanta Institute of Music and Media believes in developing well-rounded musicians, so whether you want to have significant music production knowledge when you dive into the industry or the opportunity to be the ultimate DIY musician in California, we have you covered. Top industry tips, techniques, and real-world experiences situations are explored every day.
No other California music college seamlessly combines organic instrumentation with music production in a single online program quite like AIMM.
As an AVID Pro Tools training partner, AIMM provides the music production courses that are most relevant to the industry, such as Pro Tools 101 and Pro Tools 110.
You'll learn the best insider tips and hands-on techniques that your favorite producers use.
Notable AIMM Alumni
AIMM is incredibly proud of the success our alumni have found in the music industry. A few alumni we'd like to highlight include the following:
Kesha Lee - Engineer
Kesha Lee is an engineer who earned a Grammy for her work on Childish Gambino's song, This is America.
KEYZBABY - Producer
Jay Foye, aka KEYZBABY, is an AIMM alumnus that co-produced 2020's #1 song in America, WAP.
Tosin Abasi - Animals as Leaders
Tosin is a phenomenal guitarist. He founded the band, Animals as Leaders, and even has his own line of guitars.
Like the successful artists listed above, we are thrilled to help you reach your music potential.
AIMM's Graduates Work With the Best
One easy way to determine the value of a music college is not only by looking at the alumni, but seeing what artists they have worked with. We are beyond proud of the many talented and successful artists, musicians, and producers our alumni have collaborated with.
Some of those artists include:
· Snoop Dogg
· Cardi B
· Childish Gambino
· Megan Thee Stallion
· Justin Bieber
· Lil Uzi Vert
· 2 Chainz
· Mariah Carey
What artists could YOU add to this list?
Everyone at AIMM is fully dedicated to helping our online students maximize their existing talent, perfect their craft, and land a successful music career that they will love.
Benefits of Attending AIMM Online in California
Understandably, one of the most appealing aspects regarding online music classes is how convenient they are. Life in Geo city can be hectic and your schedule likely varies from day to day, especially if you are a musician or music producer. There's no such thing as a cookie-cutter type week.
An online music program has the flexibility needed to cater to a musician's often hectic lifestyle and offers more time for gigging, practice, and creative experimentation. Considering AIMM's Online Certificate in Music and Technology is 100% online, you know that you can successfully complete the program wherever you are. Earn your certificate without sacrificing your time and gigs.
2. Independent Coursework
Another benefit of online courses is the "pre-packaged" syllabus that students follow.
While a significant portion of the coursework is hands-on, many Virtual Lessons are independent and knowing your syllabus and class topics in advance allows you to work at your own pace and schedule your own studying and practice times around your busy schedule.
If you are a driven, disciplined individual and succeed at creating your own structure and plan of action, then the independent nature of an online music college curriculum can definitely appeal to you.
3. Financial Considerations
Let's face the facts, one of the most unappealing aspects of attaining higher education is the cost.
Thankfully, with an online music program, you don't have to worry about expensive "throw-in" costs like room and board or meal plans. You are legitimately paying for the education and experience, no extra fluff.
Every single course, online music lesson, and all masterclasses are directly intended to help you grow and succeed in the music industry.
Want to attend AIMM's campus near Atlanta, Georgia?
If you're interested in attending AIMM in person, you'll find yourself in an immersive, fast-paced music atmosphere with a massive amount of amenities, including:
· Recording Studios
· Student Lounge
· Private Lessons Room
· Performance Hall
· A Media Center Library
· Computer Lab & Practice Areas
· Digital Practice Rooms
Our performance hall and classrooms are outfitted with the latest, top-of-the-line amplification gear, acoustic and electric drum kits, and recording equipment to make your experience second to none. From voice lessons and instruction to mastering drums and piano classes, AIMM's on-site degree programs have a lot to offer.
Music degrees that are limited to our onsite campus include:
· Music Production and Audio for Media Associate Degree
· Music and Technology Associate Degree with a Concentration in Guitar, Vocals, Bass, Drums, or Keyboard
· Performance Certificate
· Certificate in Music Production