Degree Programs Bachelor of Professional Studies

Music Production


Gain an expert-level education in creating and producing music directly from Berklee's accomplished faculty. Throughout this program, you will learn to multitrack record, overdub, edit, and mix music in a variety of styles using complex digital audio systems. This program will give you the analytical and professional skills needed for a variety of music production-focused careers including music producer, recording engineer, mix engineer, mastering engineer, live sound engineer, sound technician, and more.

Credit Transfer / Degree Completion

Berklee Online will accept up to 60 academic credits earned from an accredited institution, or earned from our certificate programs or individual courses.

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In this program, you will:

  • comprehend the principles and practices of music production that will transcend technological advances and emerging styles
  • define, analyze, and evaluate the essential music production elements using musical and technical criteria and apply those criteria to your own work and that of others
  • discover musical, emotional, performance, and arrangement techniques designed to make your music stand out
  • synthesize and apply knowledge to all aspects of music production according to professional standards
  • create a portfolio of professional-sounding music productions

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Curriculum (120 Credits)

Online degree tuition is 60% less than campus tuition.
Financial Aid is available.


    Complete any six courses, except Liberal Arts courses coded with OLART, OLSOC, or OLMSC, in a given student's area of interest and professional development (e.g., music business, songwriting, arranging, orchestration, etc.).

Enroll by February 22 to Save Up to $300 on Select Music Business Courses

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