Tisch NYU Acceptance Rate & Minimum GPA (Updated with 2020 data)

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Thanks to the over 2,600 applications in our Application Tracker we can calculate the NYU Tisch Acceptance rate and the lowest accepted minimum GPAs for their film programs. According to out tracker the current acceptance rate is 19%, 35%, and 33% for their film programs. Full data below. (Updated with 2020 data)

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According to data from our Application Tracker the reported Tisch School Of The Arts acceptance rate and minimum GPAs for NYU Tisch are the following:

NYU - Tisch Kanbar Institute of Film and Television (M.F.A.)

NYU - Tisch Kanbar Institute of Film and Television (M.F.A.)

The Graduate Film program is an intensive three-year conservatory in the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television that trains students in the

NYU - Graduate Film
  • FilmSchool.org NYU Acceptance Rate: 19% (43 out of 222 applications)
  • Lowest Reported Minimum GPA: 3.2
  • Earliest Interview Notification Date: February 8
  • Earliest Interview Date: February 22
  • Earliest Decision Date: February 24
NYU - Tisch Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing

NYU - Tisch Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing

The Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing trains students in the three mediums of dramatic writing: theater, film and television.

NYU - Dramatic Writing
  • FilmSchool.org NYU Acceptance Rate: 35% (29 out of 82 applications)
  • Lowest Reported Minimum GPA: 3.1
  • Earliest Interview Notification Date: February 22
  • Earliest Interview Date: February 23
  • Earliest Decision Date: March 4
NYU - Tisch Kanbar/Stern -  MBA/MFA Dual Degree in Producing

NYU - Tisch Kanbar/Stern - MBA/MFA Dual Degree in Producing

Bridging the gap between the “creatives” and the “suits,” New York University has created a dual-degree graduate program that gives aspiring film...

NYU - Producing Program (Dual MBA/MFA)
  • FilmSchool.org NYU Acceptance Rate: 33% (5 out of 15 applications)
  • Lowest Reported Minimum GPA: 3.7
  • Earliest Interview Notification Date: January 30
  • Earliest Interview Date: February 17
  • Earliest Decision Date: March 18
For data from other film programs see this article as well as the Application Tracker:

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While it's an interview with USC Admissions and not NYU Tisch Admissions... you will still probably find this interview useful:

How to get Into USC Film School: An Interview With an SCA Admissions Committee Member

How to get Into USC Film School: An Interview With an SCA Admissions Committee Member

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