Music Industry/Recording Technology Major (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science in Music degree (with studies in Music Industry and Recording Technology) prepares students for a broad range of professional activities in the music world. Our "MIRT" majors are, first and foremost, outstanding, well-rounded musicians. These students use their musicianship to enhance and complement their understanding of music production, business, and promotion. 

An audition is required for admission at York College, one of the top music industry colleges in Pennsylvania.
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Student Organizations

YCP Records

Music Industry Student Association (MISA)

For more information, please contact the orgranization's faculty advisor, Dr. Shawn Young at





Careers in Music Industry and Recording Technology

If you are considering a career in the music industry, you may not be aware of the variety of music professions available to you and the opportunities they present.

Opportunities may include (but are not limited to):

  • Audio or Music Producer
  • Performing Musician
  • Live Sound Producer
  • Music Licensing Specialist
  • Talent Agent/Manager
  • Composer
  • Audio for Video Producer
  • Arranger
  • Radio Music Director
  • Audio Developer for Games
  • Music Journalist
  • Sound Effect/Foley Developer
  • Television Music Director

Professionalism is...


"Professionalism is how someone carries one’s self. It is their behaviors, dress, attitude, etc. "

Morgan Kirk,

Learn more about all things professional at York College.