48 months
55012 USD/year
55012 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Film and Media Arts from Southern Methodist University combines media production and creativity with media history and theory, the Division of Film and Media Arts prepares students for careers in film, television and other media-related fields.  


At Film and Media Arts from Southern Methodist University students learn and work in small classes that develop their creative and collaborative skills and enhance their understanding of the art and business of media.


The B.A. in Film and Media Arts prepares students to enter careers in the media industries or conduct post-graduate work in film and media studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Production 
  • Screenwriting 
  • Art of Film and Media
  • Film and Media Criticism
  • International Film History
  • Contemporary Media Industries
  • Production 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


122 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • $60 nonrefundable application fee
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official or self-reported SAT or ACT scores. 
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, OR Duolingo English Test (DET) results are required for students whose language of instruction is bilingual or not solely in English.
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Teacher recommendation (optional)
  • Extracurricular résumé
  • Home School Supplement (if applicable) 
  • Review audition and portfolio requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    55012 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55012 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    55012 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55012 USD per year during 48 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.

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