You don’t have to rely on others to get a job. If you are good at what you do then start your own business instead! There is no guarantee that your business will be successful but there’s also no guarantee that a college degree will get your foot in the door of a business. In the audio production field, music samples and experience count the most above a diploma.
Here is a short list of articles on the subject of starting your own audio production business:
“You Have to Go to College”
Student Loans vs. Small Business Loans
Location Location Location
Lawyers and Accountants
Audio Recording Basics Crash Course
The Real Reason Expensive Audio Gear Matters
Which Audio Interface to Buy?
How to Setup an Audio Interface
See more recording basics articles here.
Before starting your business it is highly recommended to acquire the skills necessary to do excellent work. You can learn a lot from DGTRS but the site is brand new as of May 2017 so there’s a lot of work to be done. If you want information NOW a list of excellent resources is available here. If you want to get on the fast track to starting your business then DGTRS offers premium in-person and online tutoring/consultation services.