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Film, Television and Digital Media, B.S./B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #1262 (BCR) Fort Worth, TX, United States
The writers, producers, directors, creators and technicians in the media arts shape our daily global culture. A Film, Television and Digital Media degree from Texas Christian University will help you develop the skills and contacts to get started in the media industries.
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You’ll be taught and mentored by an award-winning faculty, including an Emmy winner.

Dallas/Fort Worth is the fifth largest media market in the U.S. and offers myriad internship opportunities. 

Internships in New York and Los Angeles are also popular with our students, and our semester-long Washington, D.C. program offers both an internship and coursework.

Our state-of-the-art production studios include the latest video editing and special effects software. You can round out your education with courses in media analysis, media industry studies, and media production.

Our Film, Television and Digital Media students work on the sidelines and in the press box at sporting events at home, on the road and even at bowl games.

Career Prospects

Texas Christian University's graduates have succeeded at ABC Sports, CNN, Columbia Tri-Star, NBC, network and local radio and TV stations, top production companies, and are affiliated with programs like As the World Turns, Late Night with David Letterman, The Walking Dead, Will and Grace, The X-Files, and The Young and the Restless.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Video Production
  • Motion Graphics
  • Sex and Violence
  • Producing the Live Sports Event
  • Documentary Production
  • Crime Films and Society

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Essay
  • Counselor Evaluation/Recommendation
  • Teacher Evaluation/Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT Scores (optional)
  • English Proficiency (International Applicants Only)
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Early Decision Agreement (Early Decision Applicants Only)
  • Optional Application Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fort Worth

  • 1071 - 1680 USD/month
    Living Costs

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