Graduate Film Schools

Film Schools with MA, MFA, or Ph.D. programs
Telwriting
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Two plus year MFA where each student creates the TV writing portfolio that can launch their career. In association with Killer Films. Run by Alan Kingsberg, who taught at Columbia's MFA for 17 years and has had students writing and producing shows including Billions, Stranger Things, Mozart in the Jungle, Narcos, Insecure, The Deuce, Kimmy Schmitdt, 30 Rock, Weeds, Californication, New Girl, Smash, Orphan Black. Program features small collaborative workshops that mimic writers rooms...
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.F.A., 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Directing, Writing and Producing for Television, Writing for Screen & Television, Television
Miles S. Crossman
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MA in Film through Negotiated Learning. The student dictates the direction and subject matter they wish to study. Working professionals are provided
Degrees Offered
Graduate Certificate, 1 Year M.A.
Concentrations
Creative Producing, Critical Studies, Directing, Producing, Writing and Producing for Television, Writing for Screen & Television, Screenwriting, Film Studies, Costume Deisgn
Tuition Range
$10k to $20k
Application Deadline
Next online Deadline: April 28, 2017
Next London, ENG. Deadline: July 28, 2017
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Student
SAT Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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MFA students learn in the most state of the art facilities rivaling the most advanced production companies in the world. You'll hone your talent...
Degrees Offered
3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Cinematography, Directing, Editing, Film & Television Production, Producing, Sound Design
Tuition Range
$20k to $30k
Application Deadline
Fall Admission Deadline: November 15th
Spring Admission Deadline: August 15th
Acceptance Rate
Lowest Accepted GPA
Earliest Int. Notification
January 3
Earliest Interview
January 18
Earliest Decision
January 25
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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The graduate programs at Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts Conservatory of Motion Pictures are designed to empower you with
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.A., 2 Year M.F.A., M.F.A./M.B.A. Dual Degree Program
Concentrations
Acting, Cinematography, Creative Producing, Directing, Documentary Filmmaking, Editing, Film & Television Production, News and Documentary, Producing, Production Design, Public Relations and Advertising, Sound Design, Writing and Producing for Television, Screenwriting, Film Studies, Digital Arts
Tuition Range
$40k to $50k
Application Deadline
December 1
GRE Required?
No
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Student
Portfolio Required?
Yes
wawparker
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A low-residency MFA in TV and Screenwriting with the mission of getting more women writing for TV and film.
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Writing for Screen & Television, Screenwriting
Tuition
$16,705 estimated total yearly cost, including room and board in LA.
Application Deadline
March 1
GRE Required?
No
Film Copyright
Student
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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The Master of Fine Arts degree in Writing for Screen and Television, is an intensive two-year degree program that concentrates on writing.
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Animation & Digital Arts, Writing for Screen & Television, Screenwriting
Tuition Range
$20k to $30k
Application Deadline
November 15th
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Robin
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Western State Colorado University’s low-residency program offers an MA or MFA in Creative Writing with a concentration in Screenwriting. Students
Degrees Offered
4 Year B.A., 2 Year M.F.A., Summer Programs, 1 Year M.A.
Concentrations
Public Relations and Advertising, Writing for Screen & Television, Screenwriting, Film Studies
Tuition Range
$10k to $20k
Application Deadline
Preferred June 1, but has rolling admissions year round.
GRE Required?
No
SAT Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
No
Chris W
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The MFA program in Film and Media Production at UT embodies the fiercely independent spirit for which Austin’s filmmaking community is renowned.
Degrees Offered
3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Film & Television Production
Tuition Range
$10k to $20k
Application Deadline
December 1
GRE Required?
Yes
Portfolio Required?
Yes
wesross
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Offering an MA in Film Studies, an MFA in Film, and a BFA in Film (through Ohio University's Honors Tutorial College).
Degrees Offered
4 Year B.F.A., 2 Year M.A., 3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Cinematography, Directing, Film & Television Production, Screenwriting, Film Studies
Tuition Range
$10k to $20k
Application Deadline
February 15th
GRE Required?
No
Film Copyright
Student
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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The Graduate Film program is an intensive three-year conservatory in the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television that trains students in the
Degrees Offered
3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Directing, Film & Television Production, Screenwriting
Tuition Range
$60k and up
Application Deadline
December 1
GRE Required?
No
Film Copyright
Student
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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Extensive, practical training on set, in a vfx and animation studio and in cutting-edge digital post suites.
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.A.
Concentrations
Cinema Visual Effects
Tuition
£13,800 a year (Home fees) | £27,000 a year (Overseas Fees)
Application Deadline
July 5, 2018
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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In the Film & Television Production program, students gain experience in the crucial leadership role of director/producer/writer, with an emphasis...
Degrees Offered
3 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Film & Television Production
Tuition Range
$10k to $20k
Application Deadline
December 10
GRE Required?
Yes
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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The mission of the Film MFA in Screenwriting/Directing is to rigorously train storytellers in film, television and digital media.
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Directing, Screenwriting
Tuition Range
$50k to $60k
Application Deadline
December 3, 2019
Acceptance Rate
29.5% (41 out of 139 applications)
Lowest Accepted GPA
2.8
Earliest Int. Notification
February 5
Earliest Interview
February 20
Earliest Decision
March 21
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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The NFTS is second to none.
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.A.
Concentrations
Animation & Digital Arts, Cinematography, Directing, Documentary Filmmaking, Editing, Film & Television Production, Producing, Production Design, Sound Design, Writing and Producing for Television, Writing for Screen & Television, Screenwriting, Film Studies, Cinema Visual Effects
Tuition Range
$20k to $30k
jquastel
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Film Arts is an eight-month intensive, collaborative and comprehensive program for students wishing to work in film as actors, writers, or directors.
Degrees Offered
1 Year Conservatory, Graduate Certificate
Concentrations
Acting, Cinematography, Creative Producing, Directing, Dramatic Writing, Editing, Film & Television Production, Producing, Production Design, Sound Design, Writing and Producing for Television, Writing for Screen & Television, Screenwriting, Television, Sound
Tuition Range
$5k to $10k
Application Deadline
Before December every year. Earlier is better!
GRE Required?
No
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SAT Required?
Yes
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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ArtCenter's graduate Film program provides developing filmmakers with an immersive opportunity to refine and expand their visual storytelling abilities under the mentorship and guidance of top Hollywood talent and decision makers.
Degrees Offered
2 Year M.F.A.
Concentrations
Film & Television Production
Tuition Range
$50k to $60k
Tuition
$23,724 per term
Chris W
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Screenwriting Fellows find their unique voices, while learning the essence of working as part of a creative team.
Degrees Offered
2 Year Conservatory
Concentrations
Screenwriting
Tuition Range
$50k to $60k
Tuition
$59,348 first year $61,425 second year
Application Deadline
December 1, 2019
Acceptance Rate
57.58% (19 out of 33 applications)
Lowest Accepted GPA
3.5
Earliest Int. Notification
January 16
Earliest Interview
February 5
Earliest Decision
March 13
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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Producing Fellows graduate with an ability to think creatively and lead with confidence and authority.
Degrees Offered
2 Year Conservatory
Concentrations
Producing
Tuition Range
$40k to $50k
Tuition
$59,348 first year $61,425 second year
Application Deadline
December 1, 2019
Acceptance Rate
63.64% (7 out of 11 applications)
Lowest Accepted GPA
3.8
Earliest Int. Notification
January 30
Earliest Interview
February 3
Earliest Decision
February 15
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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First year editors work on six narrative digital project.
Degrees Offered
2 Year Conservatory
Concentrations
Editing
Tuition Range
$40k to $50k
Tuition
$59,348 first year $61,425 second year
Application Deadline
December 1, 2019
Acceptance Rate
83.33% (5 out of 6 applications)
Lowest Accepted GPA
3.4
Earliest Int. Notification
February 22
Earliest Interview
March 14
Earliest Decision
April 2
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
Chris W
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The Directing program focuses on narrative, visual language and performance.
Degrees Offered
2 Year Conservatory
Concentrations
Directing
Tuition Range
$40k to $50k
Tuition
$59,348 first year $61,425 second year
Application Deadline
December 1, 2019
Acceptance Rate
25% (12 out of 48 applications)
Lowest Accepted GPA
2.8
Earliest Int. Notification
January 25
Earliest Interview
February 2
Earliest Decision
March 13
GRE Required?
No
Portfolio Required?
Yes
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