The undergraduates of the American University Washington DC's Bachelor of Arts in Film and Media Arts take advantage of the broad opportunities that Washington, DC offers with internships at national media organizations including USA Today, National Geographic Television, and PBS.
You'll be positioned on the forefront of social purpose filmmaking at nonprofits, NGOs, and government agencies such as the World Wildlife Fund, Smithsonian Institution, and the National Park Service. Graduates of our program go on to have successful careers in the media industry.
The combination of technology and equipment housed in three locations on the AU campus make our facilities, particularly the Media Production Center, some of the most advanced university-based production facilities in the region.
Some of these facilities include:
The Media Innovation Lab (MIL), which has a nine-screen programmable video wall and a three-camera HD studio and control room.
Two traditional photography darkrooms and a specialized photography classroom.
Twelve private digital video editing suites equipped with Adobe Creative Cloud software and Genelec speakers.
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- Understanding Media
- Visual Literacy
- Writing for Visual Media
- Digital Imaging
- Principles of Photography
- Film and Video Production
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Early Decision: November 15
- Early Decision 2: January 15
- Regular Decision: January 15
DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Media Studies & Mass Media View 695 other Masters in Film, Photography & Media in United States
- Application fee of U.S. $75
- Academic records for grades 9-12 with official transcripts and certified English translations (if applicable), for each secondary institution attended
- Two academic letters of recommendation
- Demonstrated English proficiency
- Interruption of Studies Statement if you have already graduated from secondary school at the time of application.
International52160 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 52160 USD per year during 48 months.
52,160 - 58,171 USD
Living costs for Washington, D. C.
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