Music Technology, M.S.M.T.
Music technology uses modern mechanical applications to enhance a musical experience. This knowledge is used in many fields, including the entertainment industry, education, and therapy.
The Master of Science in Music Technology provides post-baccalaureate education in areas of computer-based music technology, multimedia and interactive design, and multimedia production techniques. The curriculum establishes the creative application of multimedia technology to video, audio, and graphic production of arts and educational materials.
As a student in the program, you complete 30 credit hours of course work. You take core courses in music production, multimedia technology, music technology methods, and multimedia design applications, and you complete either an internship in arts technology or a major arts technology project. You acquire skills in designing software, in authoring tools and languages, in applying multimedia concepts, and in managing technology facilities and projects.
As a graduate of the program, you will be equipped to work in education or in the industry as a member of computer-based training, computer-based education, multimedia design, and/or interactive technology teams.