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Laptop Recording Package Included In the Cost of Tuition

As a CRAS student you'll receive a Laptop Recording Package so you can take your studio with you wherever you go.

The centerpiece of the Laptop Recording Package is a MacBook Pro 13”. This laptop in conjunction with our school intranet, CRAS Connect, assures that our curriculum is up to date and standardized, giving everyone at CRAS the best possible learning environment.

Your Laptop Recording Package also includes software, plug-in bundles, a microphone, headphones, and a USB audio interface — real tools that you will use every day at CRAS.

Laptop recording package included in the cost of tuition at CRAS

“My CRAS education is a blend of affordability, hands-on opportunities and the availability of great gear. It’s an intense, skill-set oriented education with a required internship.”

— Patricia, (CRAS Alum)

“CRAS’s small class sizes mean more time on gear and more time with instructors. The curriculum is more artistically well-rounded than others who mostly teach you to become a software technician.”

— Aaron, (CRAS Alum)

The Laptop Recording Package Includes:

  • Macbook Pro 13” laptop
  • Blue Spark SL microphone
  • Blue Mo-Fi powered headphones
  • Native Instruments Komplete
  • Audio 6 USB audio interface Avid Pro Tools
  • Apple Pro Apps bundle with Logic Pro X
  • Compressor
  • Final Cut Pro
  • MainStage
  • Motion
  • Plug-in bundles from iZotope Waves

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Learn how CRAS can help you break into the music, video game sound, film & television, live sound and broadcast industries.

Welcome to CRAS, the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences. We are the premier audio recording, sound engineering, and music production school. Our audio engineering and music production school is one of the top rated programs in the US.

CRAS is a unique and potent combination of great facilities, technology and faculty. At CRAS we teach the skills and concepts you need, so you’ll be ready to start your career the day you graduate. All enrolled students receive the Laptop Recording Package, 24/7 access to school facilities, and a lot more!