Media Arts / Music Production School in Minneapolis, MN

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Minneapolis Media Institute:
Minneapolis Media Institute (MMI) is an accredited media arts school in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The school is a branch campus of Madison Media Institute in Madison, Wisconsin and shares in the college’s history of more than 40 years of leadership in media arts training. The Media Institute campuses are the nation’s leading centers for media arts education. Minneapolis Media Institute offers degree programs in Recording Arts and Video Game Design.

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Recording and Music Technology Degree Program (60 weeks / 4 semesters):
The Media Institute is the premier college for Recording and Music Production studies. Our Recording and Music Technology program prepares students for careers in music production, pro audio jobs, and studio engineering. Recording and Music Technology students acquire the skills and competencies necessary for entry-level positions in recording engineering, pro audio, music technology, and music production fields. Graduates of this program are qualified for entry-level employment in recording studios, live sound companies, pro audio equipment companies, music technology companies, music software companies, media production companies, and as self-employed music producers or artists.

Included in our program are:

◦Pro Tools Certification courses
◦Audio Engineering courses
◦Classes taught by seasoned recording industry professionals
◦Access to the latest recording studio technology

MMI’s staff of experienced industry professionals share the secrets of music production and engineering that they have aquired working with top music artists. Students learn the techniques used to record, mix, and produce music and sound in a professional setting. The program also includes courses in music business.

If you have a passion for music and would like to be a part of the music business the Media Institute is the right school for you!

Game Art and Animation Degree Program (75 weeks / 5 semesters):
Our Game Art & Animation program prepares students for entry level positions typically found in game production studios such as Electronic Arts or Activision, and visual effects houses, television production studios, and computer animation studios such as Pixar and Dreamworks. Students develop a solid skill set in the principles of 3D computer graphics, modeling, texturing, animation, lighting, rendering, compositing, traditional art, storytelling, as well as hands on experience with a professional Motion Capture lab.

Areas of Study:
◦Drawing for animators
◦Game engine overview
◦Character Animation
◦Visual storytelling
◦3D Modeling & texturing
◦Motion capture

Career Opportunities:
◦Character Animator
◦Digital Artist
◦Game Animator
◦Character Designer
◦Character Modeler
◦Environment Artist

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Wisconsin Conservatory of Music
Courses / Programs
Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is a music school that offers beginner to advanced level music classes to children, teens, and adults. With three branches across the Milwaukee Metropolitan area, in Bayside, Brookfield, and downtown Milwaukee, the Conservatory offers a wide assortment of classes in different instruments including piano, guitar, percussion, jazz instruments, and more. At the Conservatory, we strive to provide the finest music education experience for both professionals and beginners alike.

In addition to our traditional instrument classes, we also provide voice training, music theory classes, and our stimulating music therapy and wellness program. We also take part in community music programs across the Greater Milwaukee area. With over one hundred years of music teaching experience and a highly knowledgeable faculty, we have the skills to help our students excel and reach their full potential.

Whether you are a parent looking to introduce your child to music or an adult wanting to realize your dream of playing your favorite instrument, the Conservatory will be able to provide a rich and fulfilling experience for you to create a lifetime of enjoyment.
Beginner to Advanced Level Music Training Classes:

- Children's Music Classes (Early Childhood & Preschool)
- Teen & Adult Lessons
- Wellness & Music Therapy Programs
- In-School & Community Programs
- Music Theory
- Recording & Music Technology

Instrumental Training includes:
- Guitar
- Piano (Levels 1-5)
- Percussion
- Jazz Instruments
- Voice Training
The International School of Minnesota
Courses / Programs
Conveniently located in the northeast corner of Eden Prairie MN (just 30 minutes south-west of Minneapolis), The International School of Minnesota is a premier private school for students in Preschool through Grade 12.

We provide boys and girls from the Twin Cities area a unique private, non-denominational, college-preparatory education based on academic rigor, creativity, and moral development.

Boarding facilities are also available for high school students from throughout the USA and worldwide.

Established in 1985, the school is part of the SABIS School Network, which is a worldwide educational organization, comprised of 41 schools and 33,000 students in 15 countries.

As part of the worldwide SABIS School Network, our students grow and succeed while enjoying a broad range of learning experiences within a community that reflects diversity of cultures, religions, ethnicities, and languages.

Our 55-acre campus is home to state-of-the-art learning facilities, residence hall, performing arts center, swimming pool, nature trails, running track and soccer field.

The school is situated just southeast of the intersection of I-494 and Hwy 62.
Private School Programs for Preschool - Grade 12 Students

- Early Childhood Education
- Lower School
- Upper School
- College Preparatory
- Boarding Facilities available for U.S. & international high school students

- World Languages (Spanish, French and Chinese)
- Spanish & French taught daily, beginning in Preschool
- Advanced Placement Courses
- Extended Day Program for students in Preschool - Grade 5
- After-school activities available for Grades 6-12
Madison Media Institute
Courses / Programs
Based in Madison, Wisconsin, the Madison Media Institute (MMI) is a Graphic Design, Recording, Video Editing, and Media Systems College. Graduates of our Degree programs become web designers, 3D animators, videographers, music producers, sound engineers, or one of the many other exciting professions in the entertainment and media field. At MMI, you are surrounded by peers and experienced professionals who share your interests. Our award-winning instructors bring their real world experience to the classroom.

Madison Media Institute is the digital arts college of choice for students that have a passion for music, video, film, video games, graphic design, web design, or other elements of the entertainment industry. If you're searching for a media school where you can receive hands on career training, we've got the equipment, facilities and industry professionals you need at MMI.
Associate of Applied Science Degree Programs:
- Digital Art & Design
- Electronic & A/V Systems
- Recording & Music Technology
- Video & Motion Graphics
- Mobile Application Development (Online Program)

Associate of Arts Degree
- Game Art & Animation

Bachelor of Science Degree Program:
- Entertainment & Media Business
The Interactive Design Institute
Courses / Programs
Calling art and design students in Minnesota & across the U.S.!

Would you like to earn an accredited Master of Arts degree online from one of the UK’s best modern universities?

The Interactive Design Institute (IDI) is the UK’s leading provider of online qualifications in art and design. We offer full-time and part-time masters degree programs delivered 100% online to U.S. and international students around the world.

Our masters courses include Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, and Photography. With start dates every February, June & October, you can apply online at any time.

IDI is a collaborative partner of the University of Hertfordshire, one of the UK’s leading universities.

Students on our masters degree courses are registered with the university, and the certificates that graduates receive on completion of their studies are awarded by the University of Hertfordshire.

Our online courses enable you to study for an accredited UK masters from wherever you are in the world. They provide a flexible, affordable means of learning, which can be combined with work or family commitments.

We also provide accredited courses at Foundation Diploma and Bachelor Degree levels.

Testimonials:
“IDI offered me an affordable and flexible pathway of study whereby I could continue to work and study at the same time."
- Lisa

"Two very different and inspiring tutors for each study module means strong input resulting in strong student motivation!"
- Julius, MA Photography
Online Master of Arts (Postgraduate in Art and Design)
Full time (12 months) and part time (24 months) study options

- Graphic Communication
- Illustration
- Interior Design
- Photography

Delivered 100% online by IDI, these graduate degree courses aim to equip you with the professional knowledge and skills you need for a successful career within these creative industries.

They also include unlimited support from fully-qualified tutors who are specialists in the subject.
Sound Training College, Dublin
Courses / Programs
Ideally located in Temple Bar in Dublin city centre, The Sound Training College (STC) offers a wide range of full and part-time Music Technology Diploma & Certificate training courses.

We provide day, evening and weekend courses covering all aspects of Music Production, Sound Engineering, Recording, Live Sound, and other fields of study.

Since 1986, our courses and examinations in Music Production and Sound Engineering have effectively set standards for training within the music industry in Ireland.

We are renowned for our professional and in-depth approach to training alongside the comprehensive opportunities available to students wishing to develop professional careers in the music industry. STC places a strong emphasis on the ‘hands on’ element on all of our full & part-time courses.

The Sound Training College houses SSL and Neve technologies, and is also furnished with an outstanding collection of industry standard equipment - the best facilities in Ireland.

The courses are delivered by a team of experienced industry professionals, all of whom are acknowledged experts in the music business. STC alumni are well regarded within the music industry for their acumen, professionalism and experience.
Full & Part-Time Certificate & Diploma Courses:
- Sound Engineering and Music Technology (Full & part-time)
- Live Sound, Lighting and Stage Production (Full & part-time)
- Advanced Sound and Music Technology (Full-time)
- Certified Beginner and Intermediate Course (Full-time)
- Practical Electronics for Musicians (Full-time)
- Electronic Production (Part-time)
- DJ and Production (Part-time)

Music Camps & Workshops:
- Introduction to Recording Weekend
- Sound Engineering Summer Camp