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Advanced Professional Certificate

Music Production using Pro Tools

Next semester
starts June 24



8 Courses (24 Credits) or $1,545 Per Course
Only $11,124.00 when paid all at once

Avid’s Pro Tools is the industry-standard audio production platform, and in this program you will see first-hand why Berklee alumni in the music industry often note that their mastery of Pro Tools has opened doors for them. You will learn the basics as well as advanced tips of harnessing the powerful capabilities of this software to set up your studio and excel in audio editing, mixing, and mastering. Berklee’s world-class faculty will guide you through the program, pushing you to develop your critical listening skills in a way that is transferable to any digital audio workstation (DAW).

Course Requirements

8 Courses to Complete this Certificate

Complete These 5 Required Courses

  • Pro Tools 101 (OMPRD-180 • Level 1 Course)

    The first stage of Avid’s Pro Tools certification program, you’ll learn the foundational skills needed to understand Pro Tools technology and software, including recording, editing, and mixing on a basic level.

  • Critical Listening 1 (OMPRD-162 • Level 1 Course)

    Create compelling, professional-sounding songs by learning to identify the production elements that contribute to a well-balanced, artful and professional mix.

  • Pro Tools 110 (OMPRD-221 • Level 2 Course)

    In this second stage of Avid’s Pro Tools certification program, you’ll learn a broad range of tools and production techniques that will help you tackle more complex Pro Tools projects and enhance your capabilities.

  • Mixing and Mastering with Pro Tools (OMPRD-380 • Level 3 Course)

    Learn mixing and mastering—two key elements of music production—by learning the Berklee approach using the Pro Tools software.

  • Advanced Mixing and Mastering with Pro Tools (OMPRD-425 • Level 4 Course)

    This advanced music production course provides you with a deep understanding of mixing and mastering tools and techniques that you can apply to a wide variety of styles.

Elective Requirements

Choose any 3 elective courses from our course catalog

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Upon Completion of this Certificate Program, You'll Receive:

  • Professional credential from the world leader in music education
  • Credits that may be eligible for transfer toward a Bachelor's degree program
  • A physical certificate from Berklee College of Music
  • A verified, digital certificate that you can share


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