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Apple Creative Professional
for Video & Music

Differentiate yourself to employers and clients as an Apple Certified Pro in video editing or music production. Apple certification programs create a benchmark for assessing users’ proficiency in Apple’s professional applications.

Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro are offered in partnership with Apple through our Apple Authorized Training Center.

Apple Creative Professional Certifications

Prerequisite Classes (As Needed)
Class Name

Get hands-on training with the Mac's latest user-friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital-arts/digital-arts-course-skills-assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens and utm_medium=course-description and utm_campaign=da-skills-assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54101 | $249

Mac OS X: Beginning - SUA-PD

6/19/17 - 6/23/17
Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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or basic knowledge of Mac OSX
Class Name

With Adobe Photoshop you can do everything from retouching photos to creating original illustrations and collages with raster images. Apply lighting and color corrections and correct lens distortions to enhance your photos. Learn about the importance of camera RAW files and how to process them. Use the retouching tools, painting techniques and basic filters to improve or alter your photos. Additional topics include file formats, working with type, using Adobe Bridge, and an introduction to basic selections and layers. Prerequisite: 51101 or 54101 or basic computer experience. Suggested: 56101.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

56311 | $249

Photoshop: Beginning - SUA-PD

6/6/17 - 6/13/17
Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Aaron Barreras
CE South Building

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Photoshop: Beginning - SUB-PD

6/10/17 - 6/24/17
Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Mary Elkins
CE South Building

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or basic knowledge of editing terminology

 

Required Class (1)
Class Name

Final Cut Pro X is a revolutionary video editing application that helps beginners and seasoned professionals achieve stunning results. In this three-day hands-on course, students become familiar with the user interface while they learn how to perform editing functions. Students work with real-world media to learn practical approaches to video editing--from basic techniques to Final Cut Pro"

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop the class or transfer to another section.

57911 | $995

Final Cut Pro X: Professional Post Production - SUA-PD

6/5/17 - 6/7/17
Mon, Tue, Wed 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Final Cut Pro X: Professional Post Production - SUB-PD

7/18/17 - 7/20/17
Tue, Wed, Thu 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Required Exam (1)
Class Name

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam.

57990V | $150

Apple Certification Exam Session - SUA-PD

6/16/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Apple Certification Exam Session - SUB-PD

7/21/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Certificate Total: $1,149 for 26 Hours

Prerequisite Classes (As Needed)
Class Name

Get hands-on training with the Mac's latest user-friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital-arts/digital-arts-course-skills-assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens and utm_medium=course-description and utm_campaign=da-skills-assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54101 | $249

Mac OS X: Beginning - SUA-PD

6/19/17 - 6/23/17
Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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or basic knowledge of Mac OSX
Class Name

Learn the fundamentals of computer recording for film, music or podcasts. Topics include multitrack recording, podcasting basics, virtual instrument and effect plugins and two-track editing. In addition get a foundational understanding of file formats, computer audio hardware basics, and internet audio. Prerequisite: 51101 or 54101 or basic computer experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

57601 | $295

Digital Audio I - SUA-PD

6/6/17 - 6/13/17
Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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or basic knowledge of audio terminology

 

Required Class (1)
Class Name

Get an introduction to Logic Pro"

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop the class or transfer to another section.

57981 | $995

Logic Pro X 10.1: Professional Music Production - SUA-PD

7/24/17 - 8/3/17
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (8 Session Total)
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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Required Exam (1)
Class Name

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam.

57990V | $150

Apple Certification Exam Session - SUA-PD

6/16/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

Apple Certification Exam Session - SUB-PD

7/21/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Certificate Total: $1,149 for 26 Hours

Class Name

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam.

57990V | $150

Apple Certification Exam Session - SUA-PD

6/16/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

Apple Certification Exam Session - SUB-PD

7/21/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class
Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
More Ways to Register

Apple Creative Professional Upcoming Classes

Apple Authorized Training: IT and Creative - Upcoming Classes

Class Name

Final Cut Pro X is a revolutionary video editing application that helps beginners and seasoned professionals achieve stunning results. In this three-day hands-on course, students become familiar with the user interface while they learn how to perform editing functions. Students work with real-world media to learn practical approaches to video editing--from basic techniques to Final Cut Pro"

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop the class or transfer to another section.

Section SUA-PD

57911
$995
6/5/17 - 6/7/17
Mon, Tue, Wed 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam.

Section SUA-PD

57990V
$150
6/16/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

Final Cut Pro X is a revolutionary video editing application that helps beginners and seasoned professionals achieve stunning results. In this three-day hands-on course, students become familiar with the user interface while they learn how to perform editing functions. Students work with real-world media to learn practical approaches to video editing--from basic techniques to Final Cut Pro"

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop the class or transfer to another section.

Section SUB-PD

57911
$995
7/18/17 - 7/20/17
Tue, Wed, Thu 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam.

Section SUB-PD

57990V
$150
7/21/17
Fri 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

Get an introduction to Logic Pro"

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop the class or transfer to another section.

Section SUA-PD

57981
$995
7/24/17 - 8/3/17
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Joey Belville
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class

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All Digital Arts programs are designed to prepare students for an internship, entry-level employment or business.

Note: One Apple Certification Exam is included in the cost of the Final Cut Pro X and Logic Pro X classes.


About the Apple Pro Apps Software

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro is a revolutionary video editing application that makes it possible for beginners and seasoned professionals alike to achieve stunning results in post-production filmmaking. Professionals around the world use Final Cut Pro from basic editing functions to creating fantastic effects, color corrections and complex audio mixes.

Logic Pro

Logic Pro offers valuable real-world techniques for music production and editing, mixing, notation, scoring to picture, streamlining production workflows and constructing a mix to meet the most exacting standards. Master your own recordings using Logic Pro’s comprehensive array of revolutionary software instruments.


Apple Authorized Training Center

Apple Authorized Training CenterUNM Continuing Education is the only Apple Authorized Training Center in New Mexico. We offer training for certification in Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro, Apple’s premiere video editing and music production software. Take advantage of the opportunity to visit the Land of Enchantment in the heart of the American Southwest while getting your professional Apple Certification training.


Apple Certification Exams

As an Apple Authorized Training Center, we administer all Apple Pro Apps, iLife and iWork, and Mac IT Certification exams, including Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro and Motion. To register for your Apple Certification exam, choose one of the Apple Certification Exam Sessions above. Contact us for exam prep guidance.


Digital Arts Package

Purchase SIX (6) courses within Digital Arts (course numbers between 54000 and 59999) at the same time and receive 15% off your purchase price. Inquire at time of registration. Some restrictions may apply.


Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance may be available if you are unemployed, a veteran or veteran’s spouse, or a person with a disability. Other options include education loans. For more funding options, and contact information, please visit our Loans and Financial Aid page.


UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty & Retirees: You may use your Professional Development Tuition Remission for Apple Creative Professional for Video & Music classes.

Learn more about UNM Tuition Remission