1. thejosh

    UCLA (got an interview), Syracuse, CSUN, and CSUF Fall 2018 Applicant

    Hello everyone! I'm excited to be on this site, and reading through the threads has been a genuinely enlightening experience. Thank you to all the contributors! As my title indicates, I applied to the MFA Screenwriting Programs for UCLA, CSU Northridge, and CSU Fullerton, and I applied for...
  2. Carmen

    Boston University vs. Syracuse vs. Northwestern

    I'm looking at schools to apply to for undergrad. I'm looking at Newhouse specifically for Syracuse. Which school is better for film and tv production but also just in general (environment, people, job opportunities, etc.)?
  3. Syracuse University - Newhouse School Of Public Communications (MA)

    Syracuse University - Newhouse School Of Public Communications (MA)

    Our graduate television, radio and film program will show you how movies are directed, how TV and film scripts are written and how radio programs are produced. You'll learn how to tell stories with visuals and audio. You'll study systems of production, distribution and exhibition. And you will...
  4. Chris W

    Syracuse University - Newhouse School Of Public Communications (MA)

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Syracuse University - Newhouse School Of Public Communications (MFA). Please add to the discussion here.
  5. Chris W

    Syracuse University - Department of Transmedia

    This thread is for the general discussion of the Film School Syracuse University - Newhouse School Of Public Communications. Please add to the discussion here.
  6. M

    Really need advise!SCAD vs Syracuse vs FSU

    Hello everybody! I got accepted by Syracuse(Film production),SCAD (directing),FSU(TV&Film production), for Fall 2016. And I'm still wondering which one should I pick.Please help me or share your experience with these schools! Thanks a lot!
  7. juny3847

    Syracuse University's Film MFA

    Hey! I just got admitted into the Film MFA in Syracuse (as per the department of Trans-Media at the College of Visual and Performing Arts). It seems like a real cool program... I'm wondering if anyone here has any opinions on the program, or, better yet, experience in it. I'd very much...
  8. S


    I am wondering the SU's film program differences between newhouse and VPA. Which one is better if I am want to do commercial films? It looks like the VPA's program has a higher ranking.
  9. seok

    Hi from Malaysia

    Hey guys. Just wanna say hi and thank you to everyone who shared their experience and wisdom in this nerve wracking pursuit. I am from Malaysia am looking to do MFA in directing/writing. These are schools I'm sending my application to: 1. NYU 2. Columbia 3. Syracuse 4. Columbia College Chicago...
  10. M

    Best "safety" school? Help a newbie.

    I'm only going into my junior year this fall, but am constantly researching film schools as filmmaking is my passion. I'd really like to go to a great academic school, whether that means a small liberal arts college or a big school like UCLA. I worry about getting into schools like NYU, USC, and...
  11. M

    Miami, BU, Temple, UT, Syracuse?LMU

    I can only see information from big four here. Is there any news from Miami, BU, Temple, UT, Syracuse, LMU? Any Interview? Or AD already?
  12. D

    Syracuse or CU Boulder ?

    I am looking for ANY advice on a decision between these two schools. At Syracuse, I was only accepted as a liberal arts major, but would try to transfer into Newhouse or VPA. Boulder I was accepted as a film major. I am lost? I love both schools, but the academics should be the deciding factor...
  13. S

    Questions about the two film programs in Syracuse

    Could anyone tell me when people say that the film program in Syracuse is prestigious or renowned, which one do they actually refer to, the one in the VPA or in the New House? And, is the VPA a good place for one who is seeking education of independent narrative film production? I am not in...
  14. A

    BU vs Syracuse

    Hi there everyone! I am currently a senior in high school making my final decision between two colleges which I've been accepted into. Boston University and Syracuse University. From what I've heard and read on the forums and around the internet, both colleges have their ups and downs for...
  15. J

    Boston University or Syracuse University

    Does anyone know which school has a better film program Boston University or Syracuse University College of VPA?
  16. S

    Boston University, Syracuse, or Emerson?

    I got into Syracuse University, Boston University, and Emerson College...all for film but i don't know which one to attend....i'm having a hard time deciding...can anyone shed some light on any or all of these schools film programs and the school itself....thanks in advance...
  17. I


    Hey I don't know much about Syracuse but I'm applying to the transmedia film program there. Can anybody help me out and estimate if I have a pretty good chance at getting into Syracuse? SAT: Math- 710 Reading- 580 Writing- 650 GPA: Unweighted- 90 Weighted- 91 School doesn't rank, but it's a...
  18. F


    I tried looking on their website, but could only come across information on their Transmedia program. Can someone help me distinguish between their two film programs?
  19. F

    Syracuse University

    Anyone else enroll in Syracuse's transmedia program for next year?
  20. F

    Syracuse Film Art vs Film Drama

    Hey, I'm preparing my portfolio for undergraduate admission to Syracuse, but I don't understand the difference between the Film Art program and the Film Drama program. I feel I want to apply to the Film Art program, however it requires a traditional portfolio. I don't have any sketches...

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