Audio Technology Certificate


Would you like a career in music recording?

Do enjoy listening to music? Would you like editing and working with equipment to make new and exciting music? The purpose of this program is to prepare you for employment in music recording, audio hardware and software utilization, digital audio production, editing, and mastering. You will be prepared with supplemental training if you have previously or currently employed in music, entertainment, or related occupations. As a graduates of this program, you can obtain employment as recording technicians/engineers, sound technicians in live or studio positions, audio editors/designers in various music-related fields including broadcast media, motion picture trades, and other multimedia-based areas.

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Contact the Program ADVISOR

Jennifer McAtee, MFA
Chair, Visual & Performing Arts

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Who is eligible for the Audio Technology Certificate program?

If you are a high school graduate, you can apply to this program.

If you have earned credits from a regionally accredited college or university, you may have a head start at Gulf Coast State College.  


  • You'll get a great education with one of the lowest tuition rates in the state.
  • With small class sizes and professors who care, you'll get the personal attention you deserve.
  • More than 90% of our graduates would recommend Gulf Coast State College to others.

How do I apply to the Audio Technology Certificate program?

To apply, you’ll need to complete the Apply now  Visit the Gulf Coast admissions page to learn more about the application process.

Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.

How do I register for my classes?

Check out the class registration dates and plan your schedule today.

How do I apply for financial aid and scholarships?

There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.

2022-2023 Catalog Requirements

Courses CH
Choose 15 hours from the following:
+MUM2600, Sound Recording I 3
+*MUM2600L, Sound Recording Lab 2
+MUM2601, Sound Recording II 3
MUM2602, Sound Recording III 3
TPA2212, Sound for the Stage 3

• General Education Core.

+ Prerequisites  and/or corequisites required.  See course descriptions.

# Applies only to A.S. degree and certificate programs.

= Career Certificate course.

* Minimum grade of "C" required.


Division Chair

Jennifer McAtee, MFA
Chair, Visual & Performing Arts