2022-2023 General Catalog 
    May 26, 2024  
2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sound Reinforcement Certificate

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Offered at the Levelland Campus

This certificate option is designed to provide individuals with the skills necessary to obtain a job in the sound reinforcement industry. Students will receive practical application of these skills through hands-on experience. This includes training in sound systems design, setup/installation, verification/troubleshooting, system optimization and mixing techniques for professional sound reinforcement. Graduates will possess a solid foundation of the signal flow, specifications and industry standard practices surrounding live sound reinforcement systems. To qualify for the Certificate of Proficiency, the student must complete a Capstone Experience in the final semester of the program.

This is a TSI-waived certificate. Students declaring this major are not subject to the TSI regulations unless they enroll in a course outside the prescribed curriculum.

The Sound Technology program prepares students to enter an occupation where electrical safety is a critical competency and will require all students to successfully complete a program specific safety examination prior to participating in laboratory activities. Safety examination includes written and practical “hands-on” preparation, demonstration, and safe operation of occupational processes and equipment.

Program advisors are Matt Quick, Associate Professor of Sound Technology; and Jeremiah Denning, Associate Professor of Sound Technology 

Certificate of Proficiency

Total Semester Hours: 16

Total Semester Hours: 12


*Although not a requirement, students are strongly encouraged to take EDUC 1100 during the first semester of enrollment.

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