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.

The Laptop Recording Package Includes:

  • Macbook Pro 13” laptop
  • Blue Spark SL microphone
  • Blue Mo-Fi powered headphones
  • Motu M2 Audio Interface
  • Avid Pro Tools
  • Plug-in bundles from iZotope and Waves

Apple Pro Apps bundle:

  • Logic Pro X
  • Compressor
  • Final Cut Pro
  • MainStage
  • Motion

*Laptop recording package gear may be substituted based on availability.

Student with issued Blue headphones, honing new skills. Gilbert Location
CRAS Instructor giving student feedback. Tempe Location
Student with issued MacBook during class. Gilbert Location.

Get Certified!

The best way to demonstrate expertise in any field is through certification on industry-standard applications and gear.

At CRAS we understand that proficiency across a range of products gives our graduates a significant advantage in the workplace. In the recording industry, proficiency doesn’t just mean theoretical knowledge. The certification process gives you the feedback you need to gain full competence in the basic operation of the hardware and software systems that you will use after graduation.

In only 11 months, you’ll learn all 5 focuses of the recording arts at CRAS

1Music Production
2Video Game Audio
3Live Sound Engineering
4Film/TV Sound Engineering
5Broadcast Sound Engineering

Start your audio engineering career in under 11 months!
Request more info today.

Mixdown Lab – Tempe Campus
Mixdown Lab – Tempe Campus
Outside Courtyard – Tempe Campus