Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sound Design
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sound Design is an online music degree that builds on principles introduced in the AA program.  This program is where creativity meets innovative technology, providing students with the ideal mix of art and science to prepare them for music careers.  You will gain a complete overview of the soundtrack creation process and gain the skills needed to create the overall aural concept for TV, video games, movies, and other visual media.  Courses will teach the latest in digital audio workstation workflows, recording, editing, and mixing.  In addition, you will be able to bring your original music and sound designs to life, preparing you for life beyond the classroom.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • All official transcript(s), including from any other universities or learning institutions you've attended

School Accreditation Statement

National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission