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Music Production and Recording Arts

The Bachelor’s of Science program is designed to prepare students for careers in Music Production and Recording Arts, with transferable audio skills applicable to Film, Television, Radio, Gaming, Theatre and Multi-Media professions.

Key Facts



BSc (Hons) Music Production and Recording Arts


Course Credits: 120


Degree Duration

4 Years :4 Years (Direct Route)
4 Years :1 year pathway + 3 years degree (major)


Pathways Available

International Year One


Start Dates

September 2023

Degree Overview

The program is is housed in a dedicated multi-studio complex on our Dobbs Ferry campus.

Students are able to specialize in topics including: music recording and production; music mixing & mastering; sound for gaming and animation; remote recording and more.

Students will learn from a faculty of industry professionals bringing “real world” experience to the classroom. Through a “hands-on” curriculum and project based learning, students develop practical skills while acquiring the critical theoretical knowledge needed to adapt to future technologies.

  • You may incur additional costs in the course of your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources.

Why Study this Degree

Active, hands-on and project-based learning to prepare you to get started in the industry right away.

Technical skills to work with current technology and adapt to new technology

Learn how to create and present professional quality music and audio recordings.

Your Pathways

International Year One

The International Year One is the perfect pathway if you want a undergraduate degree from a UK, EU or US University but do not meet the requirements for direct entry.

The IY1 course provides an intensive combination of first year University subject modules with English language skills.

Following successful completion of the IY1 you will continue onto your second year degree study directly with the University of your choice.

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