Is an Online Audio Education Possible?

Yes! Grand Canyon University is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding audio professionals, audio production engineers, audio engineers, audio recording professionals, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 46,070 people employed as audio and video equipment technicians alone in America, and their average annual salary is $42,450. Sound engineering technicians make on average $53,940 per year and there are about 15,560 of them employed today. Online schools like Grand Canyon University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Audio Common Job Tasks
  • setting up microphones
  • connecting cables and wires
  • adding sound effects
  • mixing music
  • repairing equipment
  • cataloguing audio files
  • testing equipment
  • installing sound speakers
  • recording conversations
  • monitoring broadcast signals
Popular Journals & Magazines Audio Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Audio Repair Technician
  • Audio Visual Sales Specialist
  • Commercial Audio and Video Installer
  • Audio Visual Director
  • Audio Power Electronics Technician
  • Audio Programmer
  • Audio Test Engineer
  • Commercial audio and Video Manager
  • Analog Mixed-Signal Design Engineer-Audio Product Designer
  • Audio Video Sales Manager
Top Cities for Audio
  • Los Angeles
  • Atlanta
  • San Francisco
  • Chicago
  • New York
  • Phoenix
  • Dallas
  • Nashville
  • Minneapolis
  • Boston
Top States for Audio
  • Georgia
  • Texas
  • California
  • Washington
  • Oregon
  • New York
  • Idaho
  • Michigan
  • Florida
  • Minnesota
Common Audio Degree Program Names
  • Bachelor of Science - Digital Arts and Design
  • Bachelor of Science - Internet Marketing
  • Master of Fine Arts - Media Design
  • AA in Communications
  • BS in Communication
  • BS in Communication and Technology
  • BS in Culture and Communication
  • AS in Visual Communications: Multimedia and Web Design
  • Associate of Science - Digital Audio Production
  • BA in Visual Communications: Multimedia and Web Design
Common Audio Course Titles
  • Musicianship I–IV
  • Music in Western Culture
  • Women and Creative Music
  • American Music
  • African Drumming
  • Individual Instruction in Voice
  • Introduction to Electronic Music
  • Cross Currents in Rock Music
  • Introduction to Computer Music
  • Intermedia Collaborations

Audio Programs by State & City