Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Introduction

Welcome to Compass College of Cinematic Arts.

Welcome to a college that is different than any other school you’ve ever experienced. We are the only conservatory-style, interdenominational college in the nation whose curriculum is specific to the entertainment industry. With a unique, performance-based curriculum, we’re defined by the quality of filmmaking education we offer and by the successes of our alumni.

The brilliant thing about our being different is that you are different, too. There’s an artist in you. You know it. We know it. And if you’re ready to find your place as an artist in one of the fastest growing industries in the world, our dedicated faculty and staff are here to help guide you to your dream come true.

Film school is a journey. A compass will keep you pointed in your true direction. Journey with us.

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Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree in Cinematic and Media Arts

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2017 USA Grand Rapids + 1 more

Compass College of Cinematic Arts offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree in Cinematic and Media Arts, combining an intensive, applied study of the film and media arts creation process with four concentrations: Executive Producing, Writing, Post-production and Acting. This program is designed for students who are looking to work for a major studio such as Warner Brothers, Disney, Pixar or Paramount, where a bachelor's Degree is required. It’s also an excellent choice if you are an entrepreneur looking to build your own production company or multimedia business, or work in corporate marketing or multimedia agencies. [+]

Compass College of Cinematic Arts offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree in Cinematic and Media Arts, combining an intensive, applied study of the film and media arts creation process with four concentrations: Executive Producing, Writing, Post-production and Acting. This program is designed for students who are looking to work for a major studio such as Warner Brothers, Disney, Pixar or Paramount, where a bachelor's Degree is required. It’s also an excellent choice if you are an entrepreneur looking to build your own production company or multimedia business, or work in corporate marketing or multimedia agencies. The Bachelor of Fine Arts program is a minimum of 120 credit hours and starts immediately training students in film and media arts production. You'll start from day one learning the art of narrative storytelling and how to transfer this skill into a screenplay or other forms. You'll learn producing, equipment, lighting and film aesthetics. From there, you'll move on to classes focused on pre-production, post-production, cinematography and directing. If you choose to participate in the acting track, you’ll also get right to work studying different acting techniques and refining your natural skill in classes like Voice and Movement and Acting for the Camera. Plus, you’ll gain hours of on-camera experience as you act in the many film projects being created each semester! At the end of the semester, you and your fellow classmates will compete to pitch a story to the school studio for the Capstone project. You'll develop scripts and make... [-]

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