• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

The BA in Film and Screen Studies at Pace University uses an innovative approach devoted to the analysis of film, its history, and the way it has impacted our world, offering students a strong foundation in film history, film analysis and film theory, as well as hands-on exposure to the technological aspects of film production and cinematic storytelling techniques and traditions through the use of professional 16mm film and HD video camera packages, lighting, and studio equipment.

Careers

Whether or not you decide to make film a central part of your career path, your analytic and communications skills will make you an asset to any prospective employer.

Companies that have hired graduates of this program include: 

  • BBC America
  • Museum of Natural History (Margaret Mead Film Festival)
  • Lilyhammer (television production)
  • Gigantic! TV
  • Donna Daniels Public Relations
  • Creative License
  • Blank Digital
  • MY Tupelo Entertainment
  • Vice Media
  • Sharp Entertainment

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • History of Film 
  • The Art of Film
  • Theories of Film
  • Seminar on Film
  • The Aesthetics and Technology of Motion Picture Production
  • 16mm FilmProduction
  • Film and Screen Studies Practicum
  • Digital Television Field Production
  • Cinematic Spaces

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Application and Fee
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Written essay/personal statement
  • Transcripts and Test Scores
  • Optional Scholarship Consideration: Applicants for the Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Community Service Scholarship need to submit an essay or list of activites discussing/listing participation and leadership roles in a community service activity.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44714 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44714 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    44714 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44714 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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