Faculty are entertainment industry veterans who are passionate about mentoring students as they hone their craft. And with close proximity to Hollywood, students benefit from collaborative opportunities to learn from visiting professionals.
The M.A. in Screenwriting program, housed in APU’s Department of Cinematic Arts, is offered in a low-residency program format that supports working professionals. The program is the only graduate screenwriting degree offered among Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) on the West Coast.
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- Cinematic Arts and Culture
- Directing for Screenwriters
- Script Analysis for Screenplays and Teleplays
- Screenwriting: Story and Character
- Entertainment Production
- Development and Production for Screenwriters
- Adaptation for Film and Television
- Writing the Feature Screenplay
- Screenplay/Teleplay Portfolio Workshop
- Writing the Drama Pilot
- Writing the Comedy Pilot
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media View 208 other Masters in Film, Photography & Media in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- An International Graduate Application form (Apply Online | Download PDF*)
- $45 nonrefundable application fee
- A letter to the dean
- Three letters of recommendation
- Statement of Experience or Resume
- Official university transcripts (Please see the Transcript Policy below.)
- Official TOEFL (90 iBT M.A./M.S.) or IELTS (7.0 M.A./M.S.) score
International635 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 635 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National635 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 635 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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