Program Length: 4 yrs to get your Screenwriting BFA
Location: Toronto, ON
Admissions Req: Requirements for admission are clearly laid out depending on your education history and location
Highlight: Are you maybe seeing yourself in the writers’ room of SNL or Game of Thrones, or possibly even writing your own short or feature length films? If so, take a look at York University’s Screenwriting BFA program. It offers the only degree-granting Screenwriting BFA program in Canada — giving students both academic writing structure and feedback, as well as, hands on production experience. The Screenwriting BFA program effectively uses its Toronto location to connect students with current practices as well as with film and television events, professionals, and productions in the area. Max of 10 students accepted annually! Summer internships for upper level Screenwriting BFA students often lead directly to employment with prominent film and television companies, or use your Screenwriting BFA and solid skill set for a great 1 year Advanced Film and Television graduate professional program. Start developing your screenwriting skills in a small program in the biggest fine arts teaching facility in Canada with guidance from professors who are actively involved in the industry. Check out York’s Screenwriting BFA.
Cost: $6,980/yr (Canadian students) for the only Screenwriting BFA in Canada ($29,495/yr Int’l students)