New York University

Tisch School of the Arts

Film and Television


70 Washington Square South

New York City, NY 10012

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Film and Television

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Graduate Division of the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts offers a concentrated three-year course of study integrating theory and practice in an effort to develop individual creative filmmaking potential. The M.F.A. program provides detailed instruction and practical experience in the various aspects of filmmaking, including writing, directing, acting, cinematography, editing, and sound recording and mixing. It also seeks to educate students in the workings of the industry and the demands of a career in film. The graduate program is offered at Tisch School of the Arts in New York City as well as at Tisch’s Asia location in Singapore.


New York University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

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