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Cal State Fullerton (CSUF) - M.F.A. In Screenwriting

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Degrees Offered
  1. 2 Year M.F.A.
  1. Screenwriting
Yearly Tuition
$5k to $10k
Application Deadlines
November 30, 2019
Cal State Fullerton’s MFA in Screenwriting is designed for those “seeking professionally oriented education and training in writing for film, television, and interactive media.” The two-year program results in two screenwriting thesis projects. Prospective students can get a preview of curriculum here.

Cal State Fullerton’s application process includes submitting the school’s graduate application and transcripts along with an essay outlining why the program is right for the applicant, two creative writing samples that best showcase the applicant as a writer, and three recommendation letters. The school is open to a variety of writing samples, including scripts, short stories, plays, and other works that showcase the applicant’s talent.

There is both an early and late deadline for Cal State Fullerton’s MFA in Screenwriting, with March 1st as the early deadline and June 1st as the late deadline for that year’s fall cohort. Read more about Cal State University – Fullerton’s admission requirements here.
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GRE Required?
Portfolio Required?
Letters of Reference Req.
Internship Opportunities
Application Requirements
1) Essay (2 pages) and
2) Two Creative Samples

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