B.A. On Campus

Film and Photography

Rice University

48 months
52070 USD/year
52070 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Film and Photography program from Rice University mounts several art and photography exhibitions and stage productions each year. 


Students at Rice University pursuing the major concentration in Film and Photography are strongly encouraged to explore film-related courses offered in other departments that may enrich their selected major concentration, such as philosophy, anthropology, science, history, cultural studies, language, writing, comparative studies, etc. Students should speak with their faculty advisor prior to enrolling.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completing the BA degree with a major in Visual and Dramatic Arts and a major concentration in Film and Photography, students will be able to:

  • Understand the social, aesthetic, and technological history of film and photography.
  • Become fluent in both older forms of filmmaking and photography and newer ones.
  • Grasp the relationship between the tools and the art.
  • Utilize the understanding and the fluency to create works of art.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Beginning Digital Photography
  • Intermediate Digital Phtography
  • Photography Bookmaking
  • Visualizing Nature
  • Advanced Digital Photography
  • Critical Studies For Studio Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Coalition Application or the Common Application and Rice writing supplement
  • $75 nonrefundable application fee (must be paid online)
  • Official high school transcript in English (or a certified English translation)
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Early decision agreement
  • Demonstration of English proficiency
  • International Student Financial Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52070 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    52070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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