New School, The

The New School for Public Engagement

Documentary Media Studies


66 W 12th Street

New York City, NY 10011

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Documentary Media Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This one-year, full-time certificate program is designed for college graduates, with or without production experience, who are interested in making documentary film and video. The curriculum combines documentary history, theory, and production, and students graduate with a finished original documentary short as a portfolio piece.


All degree programs at The New School are registered by the New York State Department of Education. The New School has been regionally accredited by Middle States Commission of Higher Education since 1960.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1,400 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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