The Recording Conservatory of Austin: Ranking & Review

United States

The Recording Conservatory of Austin Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)43385

43 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

The Recording Conservatory of Austin has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

The Recording Conservatory of Austin Tuition

The Recording Conservatory of Austin does not provide on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1515
Grand Total1515

A total of 15 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The Recording Conservatory of Austin.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Recording Arts Technology/Technician.
The total length of the largest program - 1040 hours.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 52.

  • Full-time retention rate - 72%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementOur mission is to hand craft each student into a working audio engineer, music producer, studio owner, record label,or music business entrepreneur in any recording environment, both in large studios and home mixing suites. At TRCoA, not only will students create professional, radio-ready music productions, but we'll set you on a career path to owning your own business with a strong entrepreneurial approach. Aside from learning to be a Digidesign, Pro Tools recording, editing, mixing, and mastering experts, our students will learn how to initiate and maintain the business relationships necessary to be successful. Our proven curriculum is taught exclusively by real working industry professionals in real working studios. TRCoA is, in the truest sense of the phrase, a trade school. Because of our mentor-ship approach, The Recording Conservatory is where truly passionate students are coming to jump start a vibrant career in the music industry.
Academic CalendarContinuous
Total FTE staff6
Instructional FTE2
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, less-than 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address4615 City Park Road
Austin, Texas, 78730-3004
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population913,000