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

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Asbury University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

Program requires two-week learning experience in Los Angeles