Explore the medium of film

The film M.F.A. degree program requires 60 credits. Below are the general program requirements. Refer to Syracuse University’s graduate course catalog for detailed information about this curriculum and our courses.

View full M.F.A. in film curriculum.

Program Requirements

Major studio: 24 credits
Studio electives: 12 credits
Art history or related academics: 12 credits
Free electives: 6 credits
Graduate seminar: 3 credits
Final presentation: 3 credits

Total credits: 60
Length of residency: 3 years