Overview

Creative Media School, Atlanta, Georgia

One of the world’s leading creative media institutions, SAE builds on a proud tradition of exceptional post-secondary education spanning 54 campuses in 28 countries. Thanks to our distinct model of hands-on learning and strong focus on industry and global engagement, many of our students have gone on to enrich the world with their creative talents winning Oscars, Grammys, BAFTAS and becoming digital entrepreneurs.  With a commitment to preparing the next generation of creative workers our courses are industry-focused, practice-based and taught by a specialist community of leading practitioners.The Institute SAE Atlanta, is a creative media school that educates students for careers in the professional audio industries, and isdedicated to providing students with professional lecture and hands-on experience Students graduate with the experience and foundation necessary to enter the exciting and multifaceted entertainment industry. Graduates also have the advantage of joining SAE's established alumni network built of industry professionals around the world: SAE Institute campuses in the United States are a part of the global SAE Institute network with over 50 campuses in more than 26 countries. Accreditation: SAE Institute Atlanta is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)

 

Location & Facilities

Atlanta is the state of Georgia's largest and capital city.  Its southern roots the city of Atlanta offers the state's residents and visitors a variety of things to do. Atlanta has it all beautiful museums, awesome music venues, majestic theaters and major professional sports teams. Residents and visitors alike have the option to take in an Atlanta Falcons, Hawks or Braves game when in season. Atlanta has a thriving restaurant scene with new and exciting concepts opening all the time. Atlanta is one of the South's largest cities so there will never be a shortage of things to experience. From the World of Coca-Cola to Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial to Georgia Aquarium to shopping in Little 5 Points to the Atlanta Zoo people of all ages can enjoy what Atlanta has to offer. Georgia is in the top 5 of television/film production destinations in the country dubbing the state as the "Hollywood of the South". Atlanta is the home to television shows and movies such as Vampire Diaries, The Walking Dead, Anchorman 2, The Internship and Wanderlust.

CAMPUS: The SAE Institute Atlanta Campus is located in the heart of Georgia’s largest and capital city. SAE Institute Atlanta opened its doors to 20 students in 2007 and has grown year over year to be a leading higher educational institution within the Atlanta metro. SAE Institute Atlanta occupies over 35,000 square feet of space in the historic Cornerstone Building in the heart of downtown Atlanta.  Our studios were built by world-renowned studio builder Michael Cronin.  The campus includes over 20 studios and workstations and a 5.1 surround sound theater featuring a Pro Tools HD system. The facility also features an SSL 4000G+ 48-channel analog console, an Avid Icon control surface, a Mackie analog 8-bus analog console, a Yamaha O2R digital console, and multiple other consoles and processors by Mackie, Lexicon, Focusrite, TC Electronics, and PreSonus, just to name a few. All of the studios are outfitted with Avid Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Ableton Live, Native Instruments, Komplete, and more..

HOUSING: We do not offer traditional student housing but here are some "dorm-like" options:: The Flats at Atlantic Station, West Mar Lofts, College Rentals, Easy Roommate, Roommate Locator.

 

Courses offered

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE IN AUDIO : The Associate of Applied Science in Audio is an intensive practical and theoretical course of study that provides students with the knowledge and skills to shape audio design and creation. Students attending this program learn both the technical and creative components of audio design and the business principles of the entertainment industry. This is a hands-on, project-based program culminating in a major capstone project that draws upon the range of knowledge and skills learned throughout the program. Tuition. Total $33,468.00 ( Laptop Package, Textbook fee and Technology Fee included)

·       ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN AUDIO TECHNOLOGY : The Audio Technology Program (ATP) is intensive practical and theoretical course of study that provides students with a solid foundation in the key aspects of audio production and the skills necessary to become successful in today’s commercial sound recording industry. Students attending this program learn both the technical and creative components of audio recording as well as the essential business principles of the entertainment industry including contracts, budgeting, copyrights, self-employment, and revenue management.  Students in the ATP Associate of Science Degree Program complete a series of general education courses and an additional advanced core course, providing a broader, more thorough education that can lead to a wider range of employment opportunities. Tuition. $28,290.00 ((Laptop Package, Textbook fee and Technology Fee included)

·       DIPLOMA IN AUDIO: The Audio Diploma Program is a non-degree program that focuses on the foundations of sound engineering, designed to get the student into the field in as few as 12 months. This program is an intensive practical and theoretical course of study that provides students with the knowledge and skills to shape audio design and creation.  The Audio Diploma Program is a non-degree program that focuses on the foundations of sound engineering, designed to get the student into the field in as few as 12 months. This program is an intensive practical and theoretical course of study that provides students with the knowledge and skills to shape audio design and creation. Students attending this program learn both

·       the technical and creative components of audio design and the business principles of the entertainment industry: 16 months Start date October Tuition: $25,803.00 Laptop Package, textbooks and Technology Fee:

·       DIPLOMA IN AUDIO TECHNOLOGY:  The Audio Technology Diploma Program (ATP) is a non-degree program that focuses on the foundations of sound engineering, designed to get the full-time student into the field in as few as 9 to 12 months  The Audio Technology Program is an intensive practical and theoretical training program that prepares students to become successful in today’s commercial sound recording industry. Students attending this program have the opportunity to learn both the technical and creative components of audio recording as well as the essential business principles of the entertainment industry.  The Audio Technology Program (ATP) is intensive practical and theoretical course of study that provides students with a solid foundation in the key aspects of audio production and the skills necessary to become successful in today’s commercial sound recording industry. Students attending this program learn both the technical and creative components of audio recording as well as the essential business principles of the entertainment industry including contracts, budgeting, copyrights, self-employment, and revenue management. The Audio Technology Program (ATP) prepares students for entry-level positions in the audio and creative media industries in the areas of music production, audio postproduction for film, television, and video games, and live sound. The program also prepares students as entrepreneurs and freelancers in the entertainment and mass media industries. Tuition Total $25,499.00  ( Laptop Package, Textbook fee and Technology Fee included)

·       DIPLOMA IN ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS:  The Diploma in Entertainment Business is an intensive course of study that prepares students for a range of careers within the entertainment industry. Students receive training in business fundamentals, marketing, artist development, entertainment management, entrepreneurship, intellectual property rights, distribution, event planning, and common industry structures and practices, and will learn practical contemporary media production skills in video, audio, web, and graphic design to prepare them for a variety of entry-level positions in the entertainment industry.  Tuition: Total $25,503.00 ( Laptop Package, Textbook fee and Technology Fee included)

·       ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE IN ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS: The Associate of Applied Science in Entertainment Business is an intensive course of study that prepares students for a range of careers within the entertainment industry. Students receive training in business fundamentals, marketing, artist development, entertainment management, entrepreneurship, intellectual property rights, distribution, event planning, and common industry structures and practices as well as effective communication, critical thinking, and research skills, and will learn practical contemporary media production skills in video, audio, web, and graphic design to prepare them for a variety of entry-level positions in the entertainment industry. Tuition Total $33,168.00 ( Laptop Package, Textbook fee and Technology Fee included)

 

Scholarships

Enquire about  Federal Pell Grant, Federal Stafford Loan, Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loan and Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students and about SAE Institute Merit Based Scholarships and SAE Institute Needs Based Scholarships