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Film and Creative Media

Lipscomb University

17 months
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1048 USD/credit 26631 USD/year
1048 USD/credit 26631 USD/year
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About

Discover the intricacies of film theory and take advantage of once-in-a-lifetime internship opportunities. Through your degree, you will build a portfolio with a screenplay and production plan that will give you a head start in the professional world of storytelling. The Film and Creative Media program is offered by Lipscomb University.

Overview

Without a doubt, there is a need for skilled professional storytellers in creative media. Since TV and motion picture production is among America's top resources, it's no surprise that it is a pillar for diverse industries.

Learn from those who know film production best. Our veteran faculty will guide you through writing screenplays and storytelling structures. Earning your MA in Film and Creative Media at Lipscomb University won't take long, but you can bet that it will be rigorous — and rewarding. Discover the intricacies of film theory or take on an internship opportunity. At the end of your studies, you will have built a portfolio with a screenplay and production plan. As you work to advance your creative career, you may even decide to pursue a doctorate in Film Studies — a natural next step.

Career Paths

  • Film and Video Editors and Camera Operators

Film and video editors and camera operators manipulate moving images that entertain or inform an audience.

  • Producers and Directors

Producers and directors create motion pictures, television shows, live theater, commercials, and other performing arts productions. They interpret a writer’s script to entertain or inform an audience.

  • Actors

Actors express ideas and portray characters in theater, film, television, and other performing arts media. They interpret a writer’s script to entertain or inform an audience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Story and Structure
  • Film Production
  • Post Production
  • Writers in Development
  • Distribution
  • Acting for Directors

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 17 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application with $50 nonrefundable fee ($75 for international students)
  • Standardized exam score
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Video sample or screenwriting sample.
  • The video sample may be a 2-3 minute reel of work, in which you were the camera operator, director or editor. The screenplay sample can be a short—up to 10 pages, or the first 10 pages of a feature screenplay.
  • A personal statement addressing what your career goals are and why you believe you would be a good candidate for this program.
  • Résumé 
  • Interview
  • The Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required for international students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26631 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1048 USD per credit during 17 months.
  • National

    26631 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1048 USD per credit during 17 months.

Living costs for Memphis

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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