Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting
Asbury University

Program Details

The Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting offered by Asbury University can be completed nearly entirely online, with the exception of a two-week learning experience in Los Angeles.  This required workshop exposes graduate students, first hand, to the film and television industry, rounding out the artistic, theoretical and practical knowledge that is acquired within classes.  Courses within Asbury’s MFA program are taught by faculty with extensive credentials in the industry who deliver curriculum with true and direct insight. Whether you are already writing behind the scenes and want to bolster your education, or are aspiring to join the Writer’s Guild of America, consider this MFA from Asbury.  Coursework is likely to include:

  • Reading the Great Scripts
  • Tool for Writers
  • Writing the One-Hour Drama
  • Feature Film Screenwriting


  • Bachelor's degree with min 3.0 GPA
  • Official college transcripts
  • Resume
  • 15-25 pp writing sample
  • Essay
  • Two references

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges