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FULL-TIME & PART-TIME RECORDING ARTS PROGRAMS

Bachelor's and Associate degree programs in the heart of Downtown Chicago


If you have a passion for music production, audio engineering, sound design, or audio post-production, Tribeca Flashpoint College will give you everything you’re looking for in a recording arts college--and much more.

Here, you can learn to optimize audio at live events, engineer music and studio recordings, design and mix sound for feature films, and more in a project-based environment where you can learn by doing. Plus, you’ll gain access to all that Tribeca Flashpoint has to offer, including our faculty of practicing professionals, an impressive high-tech campus in downtown Chicago, rigorous academics, affordable tuition, and a dynamic and diverse community.

ON QUALITY EDUCATION AT TRIBECA FLASHPOINT

"Tribeca Flashpoint is a wonderful place. It really made me want to go back to school."

Ken Burns,
Emmy Award-Winning Documentarian

ON PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT AT TRIBECA FLASHPOINT

“I really developed not only technically, but also as a storyteller.”

Sam Paakkonen, Class of 2014

ON TRAINING AT TRIBECA FLASHPOINT

“Tribeca Flashpoint is a golden opportunity for students to get training and actually be employable with real skills that they can put to work.”

Michael Uslan,
Executive Producer, The Dark Knight trilogy

ON SKILL BUILDING AT TRIBECA FLASHPOINT

“At Tribeca Flashpoint I learned about myself: my strengths, my skills, how I develop, how I learn.”

Seth Weeks, Class of 2014

ON BUILDING A PROFESSIONAL NETWORK

“Not a day has gone by since graduation that I haven’t utilized the relationships I made at Tribeca Flashpoint College.”

Mike Eisenburg, Alumnus
Partner, Creative Director at Tall Tale Productions

DISTINCTIVE MODEL OF EDUCATION

Since our founding, Tribeca Flashpoint College has developed a distinctive model of education (rooted in deep industry connections, personal and professional mentorship, and a project-based curriculum) that has earned us respect as a leader in our field. Our job placement rates and employer endorsements are evidence that the industry agrees.

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Areas of Study

You’ll learn advanced recording technologies and techniques, including:

  • Music Engineering
  • Live Sound
  • Studio Recording
  • Mixing with Pro Tools
  • Postproduction
  • ADR
  • Sound Design
  • Foley
  • Location Audio
  • Acoustics
  • Synthesis
  • ... and more

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CAMPUS

Tribeca Flashpoint College’s campus is a technological oasis in the heart of the Loop, Chicago’s thriving commercial and cultural epicenter. Campus features include a state-of-the-art music recording studio, synthesis suite, audio mini-suites, DAW lab, and sound design suites complete with Foley pit and a world-class collection of microphones and preamplifiers. Students also have access to Studio 505, featuring cameras, lights and audio equipment - the ideal setting for students to produce music performances.

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