Apr 19, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog

Video/Audio Communication Arts - Sound Recording (VSRC1)

Award: Certificate of Achievement
Program Location: Elkhorn Valley Campus

This certificate provides students with basic professional skills to work in the audio recording field. Students earning a certificate may seek employment in entry-level recording environments, including live music performance, sound for television and film, and the sound recording studio.

Graduation Requirements
Major Requirements: 37.5
General Education: 13.5
Total credit hours required: 51.0

Major Requirements for Video/Audio Communication Arts - Sound Recording

Students should work with faculty to select courses from the list that meet their career goals.


Internship must be taken for 4.5 credit hours if taken in lieu of VACA 2030 - Audio III .

Certificate of Achievement General Education Requirements (13.5 credit hrs.)

The following are General Education requirements for a Certificate of Achievement. Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1 Level I course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog.