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MFA in Documentary Film

The MFA in Documentary Film offers students an immersive and challenging 2-year terminal degree program with online and on-campus classes.  

Online coursework starts July 2020!

Apply Now! Early Deadline is January 15. Regular Deadline is March 15.

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MA in Sports Media & Storytelling

The MA in Sports Media & Storytelling offers students an intensive 1-year degree program with online and on-campus classes.

Online coursework starts July 2020!

Apply Now! Early Deadline is January 15. Regular Deadline is March 15.

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Proper Pronouns Selected for Indie Grits!

January 29, 2020

indie gritsCheers to Meg Daniels (MFA ‘19) and Manie Robinson (MFA '19) on the acceptance of their thesis film, Proper Pronouns, into the Indie... Read More »


Cassidy Offers Master Classes

January 29, 2020

CassidyWe are excited to offer 1st Year MA and MFA students the opportunity to work with Peabody Award Winning and Emmy Nominated Documentary... Read More »


Robinson (MFA '19) Joins USC as Sports Media Instructor

January 15, 2020

We are thrilled to share the news that Mandrallius Robinson (MFA '19) is joining the University of South Carolina's School of Journalism... Read More »



David Cassidy
Visiting Instructor

Master Classes in Producing
Spring 2020

David Cassidy is a Peabody Award-Winning and Emmy Nominated Documentary Producer.  He has produced documentary series and features with two-time Academy Award-winning director Barbara Kopple and Cabin Creek Films for fifteen years.

Jacqueline Olive
Visiting Instructor

Master Classes in Filmmaking
March 25-27

Jacqueline Olive is an independent filmmaker and immersive media producer with more than a decade of experience in journalism and film. Her debut feature documentary, Always in Season, premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival and was awarded the Special Jury Prize for Moral Urgency. 


Learn more about the DFP

Check out our recent feature article in the International Documentary Association’s Documentary magazine.

Listen to the informative, and entertaining, Deacs & Docs podcast, hosted by students Trey Kalny and Thomas Espy.