M.A. coursework is traditionally completed in three semesters with full-time enrollment. Part-time enrollment is permitted for working students.
Graduates from the Cinema Studies MA program from New York University have gone on to successful careers as film curators, programmers, preservationists, as well as film critics, instructors, screenwriters, filmmakers and industry professionals.
- Film Form
- Film Theory
- Film History
- Historiography or Television: History & Culture
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesVisual Arts Film, Photography & Media Media Studies & Mass Media View 338 other Masters in Film, Photography & Media in United States
- A professional résumé listing academic background, work experience, honors, affiliations with professional organizations, papers presented at conferences, published work, language ability, etc.
- A statement of purpose (two to three double-spaced pages) outlining your academic and professional background, goals, and what you hope to gain from the program.
- A writing sample (15-20 double-spaced pages) that reflects your ability to carry out sustained critical, theoretical, and/or historical thinking on film, television, video, and/or new media. In the absence of a moving image–related topic, a piece of writing on a subject in the arts or humanities is acceptable.
- Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
- Transcripts & Degrees;
- Professional Information;
- EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
- International Student Supplement.
International76608 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2128 USD per credit during 12 months.
National76608 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2128 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for New York City
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