Film and Television (BFA)

Bachelor of Fine Arts

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Television Production is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and experience necessary to build successful careers in film, television and video media. Citizens of the 21st century will be empowered and employable as they develop fluency in visual storytelling and production.

The Film and Television Production program emphasizes the creative, technical and theoretical study of the cinema, television and video media. Pre-production, production and post-production skill-sets taught in the major include: screenwriting, shot selection, cinematography, casting and collaborating with actors and TV journalists, script supervising, sound recording, and non-linear video editing with a multi-layered soundtrack. Students work collaboratively and have an opportunity to master their technical competency with state-of-the-art technology.

The Film and Television Production program is intended for students who are interested in positions in the wide-ranging industries of film, television, video and internet-delivered media, whether they are located in Hollywood, New York, Florida or smaller film production centers that produce entertainment, information and corporate films and video.

**Optional Electives are included within the semester tution, but are not required for graduation.