- In the Screenwriting program from DePaul University you will find your voice in a unique, multicultural university setting as you write short and feature-length screenplays, original TV pilots and episodes, and web series.
- And also, you will make your mark producing your own content at the one of the largest studio facilities in North America, then open the door to a career in Hollywood through the School of Cinematic Arts' renowned L.A. Quarter program.
- Developing the Pitch
- Foundations of Screenwriting
- Genre Storytelling
- Screen Adaptation
- Writing the Television Spec Script
- Writing the Feature
- Writing the Sitcom
- Writing the Episodic Drama
- Writing for Film Thesis Development
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Complete an online application.
- Submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended that show the successful completion of a regionally accredited bachelor's degree with at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
- Submit a statement of creative intent that will give the committee a sense of how your unique experiences, characteristics, background, values and/or view of the world have shaped who you are and what you want to say as a creative filmmaker.
- Submit a minimum of 2 letters of recommendation.
- Submit a writing sample.
- Submit a sample scene.
International29988 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 882 USD per credit during 24 months.
National29988 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 882 USD per credit during 24 months.
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