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Program at a Glance

Program
Bachelor
College(s)
College of Sciences
Department(s)
Nicholson Schl of Comm & Media
$212.28 per credit hour
$748.89 per credit hour

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Admission Requirements

  • The Film BFA major is a limited access program.
  • Entrance into most Studio electives is restricted to majors. Exceptions must be approved by the Film Program Coordinator.
  • All students in this program must satisfactorily complete the mandatory Portfolio Review before enrolling in upper level FIL BFA courses. Contact the Nicholson School of Communication and Media, or visit https://communication.ucf.edu/degree/film-bfa/.
  • Students unable to satisfactorily complete Portfolio Review may continue in the Film B.A.

Degree Requirements

  • Students who change degree programs and select this major must adopt the most current catalog.
  • BFA students are required to achieve a "B" (3.0) or better in the major.
  • A maximum of six credit hours of internship may be earned in one semester. A total of six credit hours of internship may be earned within the 120 credit hours required for graduation.
  • Students must consult with a Nicholson School of Communication and Media (NSCM) advisor each semester.
  • Departmental Residency Requirement consists of at least 42 semester hours of regularly scheduled 3000-4000 level courses taken from the UCF NSCM Film Program.
  • Courses designated in (General Education Program) and (Common Program Prerequisites) are usually completed in the first 60 hours.

Undergraduate Application Deadlines

Fall
May 1
Spring
November 1
Summer
March 1
Fall
July 1
Spring
November 1
Summer
March 1
Fall
March 1
Spring
September 1
Summer
January 1

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Career Opportunities

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.
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  • Electronic News Gathering Camera Operator
  • Electronic News Gathering Editor
  • Independent Film Maker
  • Movie Editor
  • Music Video Director
  • Music Video Producer
  • News Camera Operator
  • News Production Supervisor
  • Newscast Director
  • On-Air Director
  • Radio Producer
  • Scene and Lighting Design Lecturer
  • Stage Manager
  • Stagecraft Professor
  • Tape Editor
  • Television Camera Operator
  • Television Newscast Director
  • Theatre Professor
  • Video Producer
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