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Music Technology

Kent State University

48 months
Duration
20463 USD/year
20463 USD/year
11587 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Science degree in Music Technology offered at the Kent State University prepares students as musicians within a broad field of constantly changing technology. Students study in courses that will develop expertise in music computer technology for application in the recording industry, audio-engineering and music production.

Overview

The development of music technology has had an enormous impact on the music industry. There are many career opportunities for talented musicians in music technology. Skilled musicians can apply formal training to recording careers, studio performance, arranging or producing and live performances. Opportunities are also available in non-traditional, contemporary popular music venues, the movie industry, television, multi-media events, and music for advertising as well as traditional performing arts venues. 

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Music Technology program offered at the Kent State University will be able to:

  • Function as competent and versatile professional studio musicians who perform in diverse commercial music venues
  • Compose and arrange music
  • Create appropriate sound for visual media
  • Create music productions of professional quality
  • Produce professional audio recordings, both live and in studio, from start to finish

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory
  • Audio Recording
  • Commercial Music Theory and Composition
  • Music Production
  • Music History
  • Acoustics and Technology in Music
  • Exploring Business
  • Music Technology Internship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The university affirmatively strives to provide educational opportunities and access to students with varied backgrounds, those with special talents and adult students who graduated from high school three or more years ago.
  • Admission to this major is selective. To be admitted to the Music Technology major, students on their primary instrument and complete theory and keyboard placement tests.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20463 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    20463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20463 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11587 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11587 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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