High School Admissions

Make Your Passion a Profession. Learn how you can pursue your career goals at IPR.

If your goal is to get into the creative arts, IPR wants to help you make those dreams a reality.

Creative Environment at IPR

In an interactive learning environment, you’ll be surrounded by like-minded students and instructors who share your passion for the creative arts. This type of classroom setting allows creativity to flourish, fueled by each person’s unique talents and perspectives.

Five More Reasons to Enroll at IPR

  1. Award-winning faculty. Faculty members include Grammy-winning, industry-experienced professionals who bring their knowledge to the classroom.
  2. Class sizes. Our class sizes are small enough so that you can get the individualized attention you need from your instructor, who knows you by name.
  3. Hands-on learning. Starting from the first day of school, students have ‘round-the-clock’ access to industry-standard equipment.
  4. Flexible class schedules. Although going full time is encouraged, we offer day and evening classes that allow you to balance your busy life around school.
  5. Variety of degree programs. We want you to pursue your specific career goals, whether you want an associate degree in audio production and engineering, live sound and show production, digital video and media production or sound design for visual media.

High School Students at IPR experience hands on learning
Scholarship Opportunities

  • High School Advantage: Currently attending high school juniors and seniors may qualify for a scholarship of up to $1,940 per quarter, to be applied toward the cost of one course and the accompanying fee, for up to seven quarters.
  • The President’s Scholarship: offers awards up to $5,000 depending on a prospective student’s application date and high school GPA.
  • The Director’s Academic Scholarship:  awards graduating high school seniors up to $5,000 toward tuition, depending on their scores on the Wonderlic SLE.


Start a New Chapter

Life after high school has endless possibilities. It’s a time when you finally have the freedom to decide what you want to do with your life, where you want to end up and how you’re going to get there. To get more information about IPR, we invite you to come visit our campus. Join us at the next open house!

Virtual Tour Open House
Information for Parents:

Thank you for the support and encouragement you provide to your students. It is exciting to watch these young adults prepare to launch careers in the music and entertainment industry. We are sure you have many questions about IPR, life in the Minneapolis area, and your role as the parent of a college student. Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records and defines parents’ and students’ rights regarding education records.