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The Atlanta Institute of Music and Media proudly extends its Online Certificate in Music and Technology to the bustling music scene of Toronto. This program is innovatively designed to offer a practical, hands-on approach to music and technology education, accessible right from your home.

Toronto musicians can specialize in either Guitar or Bass within this online certificate program. Comprising 36 credits, the nationally accredited Online Music and Technology Certificate is fully transferable to the Associate of Applied Science in Music and Technology Degree, offering a seamless pathway for further musical education.

Financial aid options are available for eligible students, making this program accessible to a broad range of aspiring music professionals. Tailored for intermediate instrumentalists, the program also includes vital knowledge in recording and engineering, equipping you with the skills to navigate and succeed in today’s dynamic music industry.

Our online music classes are designed to thoroughly prepare you for the industry's style, workload, and expectations. Whether you're a musician aiming to refine your instrument mastery or a producer looking to acquire advanced recording, mixing, and mastering techniques, AIMM's Online Music and Technology Certificate is the ideal choice for those in Toronto seeking to advance their musical journey and career.

Check out the video below for a taste of what AIMMLife is like, even for Toronto musicians outside of our Atlanta campus.

Additional Services Offered to AIMM Students and Alumni 

At the Atlanta Institute of Music and Media, we are dedicated to providing our Toronto students with the essential tools and opportunities for rapid career advancement. Our programs are designed to broaden your musical repertoire and open doors to new professional possibilities in the ever-evolving music industry.

As an AIMM student, whether you focus on becoming a skilled musician, an innovative producer, or a proficient live sound engineer, you will be equipped to handle demanding and lucrative roles in a competitive market. Our curriculum is tailored to blend your personal style with professional training, fostering confidence, deep industry understanding, and unlocking your musical and creative potential.

Essential resources and benefits for our Toronto students include:

Diverse Musical Curriculum: Our music students immerse themselves in various genres, from Jazz and Classical to Rock, Folk, Blues, and R&B, gaining a comprehensive musical education.

Career Placement Support: In your final quarter, you'll collaborate with a Career Placement Specialist to create a professional resume and explore employment opportunities in your field, ensuring a smooth transition into the music business.

AIMM's approach is not just about imparting knowledge; it's about equipping you with the necessary skills and support to advance your career and achieve your musical aspirations in Toronto's vibrant music scene.

Learn Music Production Techniques with AVID Pro Tools and Ableton Live

AIMM's online music education offers more than just instrumental expertise in Guitar or Bass. For Toronto musicians, our curriculum includes essential music production techniques crucial for anyone aspiring to make a mark in the music industry. These skills encompass:

  • Recording: Learn the art of capturing sound with clarity and precision.
  • Mixing: Understand how to blend various elements to create a harmonious final product.
  • Mastering: Gain expertise in refining your tracks for a polished, professional finish.

Music Production School in Toronto

We are committed to developing well-rounded musicians. Whether your goal is to acquire substantial music production knowledge for a successful career in the music industry or to become a standout DIY musician in Toronto, our program is designed to meet your needs.

As an AVID Pro Tools training partner, we offer specialized courses like Pro Tools 101 and Pro Tools 110, aligning with the most current industry standards. These courses provide you with insider tips and practical techniques used by renowned music producers, enhancing your ability to create professional-quality music using tools like AVID Pro Tools and Ableton Live.

Embrace the opportunity to elevate your music production skills with AIMM, where you'll learn to harness the power of leading music production software and techniques.

Notable AIMM Alumni

AIMM is incredibly proud of the success our alumni have found in the music industry. A few alumni we'd like to highlight include:

Kesha Lee - Engineer

Kesha Lee is an engineer who earned a Grammy for her work on Childish Gambino's song, This is America.

childish gambino and kesha lee

KEYZBABY - Producer

Jay Foye, aka KEYZBABY, is an AIMM alumni that co-produced the current #1 song in America, WAP.

Tosin Abasi - Animals as Leaders

Tosin is a phenomenal guitarist. He founded the band, Animals as Leaders, and even has his own line of guitars.

AIMM's Graduates Work With the Best

Some of the musical artists and companies our graduates have worked with:


  • Kandi 
  • Snoop Dogg 
  • Cardi B
  • Megan Thee Stallion
  • Ludacris
  • Ciara
  • Beyonce 
  • Steve Vai
  • Rick Ross 
  • Justin Bieber
  • Mary J. Blige 
  • Childish Gambino
  • Mariah Carey 
  • Lil Uzi Vert
  • TI
  • Nelly
  • 2 Chainz
  • Brantley Gilbert

If AIMM seems like the perfect online music school for your skills and career goals, click here to begin your enrollment today.

Benefits of Attending AIMM Online

Convenience for the Busy Musician

One of the most appealing aspects of online music classes, especially for musicians and music producers in Toronto, is the unparalleled convenience they offer. Life's unpredictable nature, particularly in the music industry, demands flexibility, and AIMM's 100% online Certificate in Music and Technology program meets this need perfectly. You can complete your music education and gain significant musical experiences from anywhere, adapting to your ever-changing schedule.

Tailored Independent Coursework

AIMM's online courses have a structured, "pre-packaged" syllabus, allowing you to plan your educational journey effectively. The independent nature of the coursework means you can progress at your own pace, fitting study, practice sessions, and time with music teachers around your commitments. This self-directed approach is ideal for disciplined individuals who excel in creating and adhering to their own structured learning plans.

Financial Benefits of Online Learning

Choosing an online program for your education in music also means avoiding additional expenses typically associated with on-campus education, such as room and board or meal plans. Your investment goes directly into your education and experience without unnecessary extras. Additionally, the savings in commute time and costs, though seemingly small at first, can significantly accumulate throughout your program.

AIMM's online programs are several steps above regular music lessons. They offer an ideal blend of convenience, independence, and cost-effectiveness for Toronto musicians seeking a comprehensive, flexible, and financially sensible music education.

Frequently Asked Questions

If your application is accepted, you'll be required to complete an entrance exam and submit a video submission.

The program can be completed in 12 months (4 quarters) of full-time enrollment, or 24 months (8 quarters) of part-time enrollment. 

Financial aid is available for those that qualify.

We currently offer two (2) entirely online programs, our Online Music & Technology Certification with a focus in Guitar or Bass.

The rest of AIMM’s programs are Hybrid programs, meaning that certain classes can be taken online, while others will require you to come on-campus. 

*Online course availability and options subject to change due to COVID-19. 

When you graduate from AIMM, career opportunities include:

  • Director of Audio Events
  • Director of Visual Events
  • Music Producer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Audio and Lighting Technician
  • Audio Engineer
  • Music Center Owner and Entrepreneur
  • Audio Visual Specialist
  • Professional touring singer
  • Music Performers
  • Professional back-up vocalist
  • Studio recording vocalist
  • Classical singer (opera and/or recital)
  • Music Ensembles
  • Professional singing instructor
  • Professional musician
  • Accompanist
  • Musical Theatre Performer
  • Artist Director
  • Piano Guitar Tuning Professional
  • Music Instructor/Teacher
  • Private Lesson Instructor
  • Professional Recital Keyboardist
  • Band director
  • DJ

Yes, AIMM’s studios and computer labs are outfitted with all the hardware and software required to complete students’ coursework.

AIMM also offers the purchase of an additional “Tech Kit". The "Tech Kit" is not included in the cost of tuition, it is an optional expense if a student would like to outfit their home workspace with our suggested hardware and software.

The purchasing of the Tech Kit is handled through a third-party website called Vintage King.

Online Certificate in Music and Technology Curriculum

Click here to view AIMM's Online Certificate's Curriculum

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Instrument-Specific Technical Courses

Course Number Course Title Credits
BAS/DRM/GTR/KEY/VOC130   Reading I
BAS/DRM/GTR/KEY/VOC120   Scales I / Technique I
BAS/DRM/GTR/KEY/VOC220   Scales II / Technique II
Number of Instrument-Specific Credits Required 4

Interdisciplinary Technical Courses

Course Number Course Title Credits
INT100   Performance I 4
INT200   Performance II
INT145   Music Theory Essentials I 3
INT245   Music Theory Essentials II
INT495   Music Business 1
Number of Interdisciplinary Credits Required 15

Recording and Engineering Music Education

Course Number Course Title Credits
RCD100   Pro Tools 101
RCD130   MIDI: Synthesis & Sequencing
RCD140   Introduction to Audio Production I 3
RCD200   Pro Tools 110
RCD240   Introduction to Audio Production II
Number of Recording Technical Credits Required 14

General Education Courses

Course Number Course Title Credits
SCI120   Physics of Sound
Minimum Number of General Education Credits Required 3
Certificate in Music and Technology (Online) - Total Credits 36

To better serve our students, the curriculum is subject to change.
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Want to attend AIMM's campus near Atlanta, Georgia?

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Attending music schools like AIMM provide a unique and captivating music environment. If you want to enroll in the best school for Toronto musical artists, it is important that you bring the following items to your admissions counselor or the registrar before you start classes:

  1. Passport (visa and biography pages)
  2. I-94
  3. I-20

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  • Complete Admissions Application for the desired program of study

  • Submit an Online Application

  • Complete all entrance requirements for your program of study (such as an exam, audition, etc.)

  • Submit a copy of your passport showing country of origin and residence

  • Provide the address where you will be staying while studying in the United States if you're NOT enrolling in our online program

  • Provide proof of high school graduation equivalency

  • If you have attended a high school, college, or university in the United States, you must have the official transcript sent directly to the Atlanta Institute of Music and Media. The transcript must arrive in envelopes sealed by the originating institution.

  • If you attended any high school, college, or university outside of the United States, you must have your education credentials evaluated and verified by a NACES member evaluator and sent directly to AIMM. Any costs incurred by such an evaluation are the responsibility of the student. SpanTran is our recommended international transcript evaluation service. They have created a custom application for Atlanta Institute of Music and Media that will make sure you select the right kind of evaluation at a discounted rate. You can access their application here.

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Atlanta Institute of Music and Media, Inc. is accredited by:

- The Council on Occupational Education

Atlanta Institute of Music and Media, Inc. is certified by:

- The Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission