Media Arts / Music Production School in Minneapolis, MN

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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.

Located at the epicenter of the vibrant community of emerging artists in the Twin Cities area, MMI is the perfect setting for anyone seeking a recording school, a video game school, or media arts college. Our students become part of a community of artistic, imaginative and tech savvy people who are passionate about music, video games and new media arts. Students at MMI aren’t interested in following the crowd or having a run-of-the-mill career, they are interested in becoming trailblazers in their art.

The Minneapolis Media Institute campus is located in the legendary studios formerly owned by music industry greats Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis (formerly Flyte Tyme Studios): the same studios where over one hundred gold and platinum selling records were recorded, mixed and produced.


Location and Facilities:

 

Photo of Media Arts / Music Production School in Minneapolis, MN Student in the Game Art and Animation computer lab.


 

Image of Minneapolis Media Institute Recording studios at the campus.


School / Office Address: 4100 W 76th Street
Minneapolis
Minnesota
USA
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Boarding facilities are also available for high school students from throughout the USA and worldwide.

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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.

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- Early Childhood Education
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Updated: 2016-01-07
Madison Media Institute
Courses / Programs
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Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Degree Programs:

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Music Instruction:
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Courses / Programs
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Music Production Certificate & Diploma Programs: 

12 Month Diploma Programs:
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8 Month Diploma / Certificate Programs:
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