• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #401 (WUR) , OK,
Film Studies is among the liberal arts and focuses on the history, theory and production techniques of film. Explore a wide range of courses in all dimensions of filmmaking including documentary, narrative and animation forms as well as screenwriting, film scoring, post-production and film genres.


Department of Film Studies provides undergraduate students with expertise in all dimensions of film as both art and business. To be as comprehensive and professional as possible, this curriculum includes: film history and theory, documentary, narrative and animation filmmaking, production studio, production location, digital recording, post-production, film scoring, great directors, screenwriting, film genres, entertainment law, adaptation, lighting design, acting, finance, marketing and internship. Minors, which augment the major in film studies, are available in film scoring or screenwriting.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Exposition and Argumentation
  • Contemporary Mathematics
  • First Seminar
  • First Year College Experience
  • The Liberal Arts and Preparation for Life after Graduation
  • The Faust Myth in German Literature and Film
  • Scripting for Young Audiences
  • Introduction to Filmmaking
  • Foundations of Screenwriting
  • Crime on Film
  • American Culture on Film

                  English Language Requirements

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                    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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                    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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                  Academic Requirements

                  • Application for admission
                  • Official high school transcript – If you have a GED, you must submit an official record of your scores (not the diploma) and a final high school transcript from the last date attended.
                  • SAT or ACT results (the writing component is not required); Superscore will be used for admission and scholarship decisions.
                  • Counselor Recommendation (on the Common App, please submit the school report AND a counselor recommendation)
                  • Non-refundable $50 application fee
                  • English proficiency tests

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International

                    40484 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 40484 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                  • National

                    40484 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 40484 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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                  Living costs for Oklahoma City

                  • 911 - 1460 USD/month
                    Living Costs

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