Pro Tools Annual Subscription - Institution ONLY

Jumpstart audio careers with the industry’s most trusted DAW

  • Compose, record, edit, & mix music & audio with the tools the pros use
  • Get special pricing for students and teachers
  • Subscribe with flexible monthly or annual options
  • Access the latest release, bonus plug-ins & more w/the All Access plan

Pro Tools redefined the music, film, and TV industry, providing everything you need to compose, record, edit, and mix audio. And now with Pro Tools 12, you can create bigger, better sounding mixes, faster than ever before. At special discounted pricing for students and teachers. Create with the same tools your favorite artists, producers, and remixers use for the price of a single takeout meal per month. Choose a low-cost monthly or annual subscription to Pro Tools and get access to all Pro Tools upgrades, an amazing collection of bonus plug-ins, and support when you need it. Or upgrade at special pricing and get access to future upgrades, bonus plug-ins, and support for one year with the included Annual Upgrade and Support Plan, renewable annually.

Academic eligibility

Designed for both students and teachers, Pro Tools 12 for Education provides the best and most critical head start to a successful career, as it’s the audio industry standard. Get all of the same tools, features, and workflows of Pro Tools software at incredible savings. To activate this software, you must be a current student or teacher and will be asked to verify your eligibility after purchasing. You will receive a serial number to use your software—upon approval—after submitting proof of education eligibility to Avid. 

Why get Pro Tools 12 for Education?

  • It’s the DAW professionals use and trust most in the music, film, and TV industries
  • Free up CPU power and collaborate easily with Track Freeze, Commit, and Bounce
  • Create even bigger mixes with new support for up to 128 simultaneous audio tracks and 512 instrument tracks
  • Work with new advanced tools and features, right in Pro Tools:
    • Mix and control groups of tracks faster and easier with VCA Masters
    • Mix with confidence using 17 advanced metering options, including K-system, VU, and other professional standards
    • Get gain reduction metering on every channel to gauge dynamics
    • Experience smoother performance and highly responsive recording and playback with the extended disk cache, which loads entire sessions into RAM—no matter how large
    • Rehearse and record more easily with track input monitoring
    • Dial in cue mixes in a snap by copying fader settings to sends
    • Solo tracks in PFL (pre-fader listen) or AFL (after-fader listen) mode for optimal recording
  • Get access to Space, a high-quality convolution reverb plug-in, plus 16 jaw-dropping stompbox effects emulations—free for the first year
  • Unleash your creativity with multiple times more processing power than ever before
  • Add epic numbers of virtual instruments and effects to create richer sounding mixes
  • Get unrivaled sound quality and powerful 64-bit performance to handle bigger mixes
  • Play HD video right in the Pro Tools timeline—without transcoding
  • Polish mixes with over 75 64-bit AAX virtual instrument and effects plug-ins

Access upgrades, bonus plug-ins, and more

Your All Pro Tools for Education upgrades, crossgrades, and subscription comes with a newly enhanced All Access Annual Upgrade and Support Plan. Not only do you get access to all new Pro Tools releases and our Customer Care team, but also to a bonus collection of high-quality Avid plug-ins for the duration of your subscription.