Master of Arts in Screenwriting
Azusa Pacific University

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Screenwriting is available from one of the top art schools with one of the only Christian screenwriting programs, Azusa Pacific University.  This online writing degree is designed for students with literary talent and a desire to tell substantive stories that focus on truth and beauty.  Coursework also explores the dialogue between faith and the cinematic arts.  You will work closely with faculty who are entertainment industry veterans with a passion for mentoring students as they hone their craft. 
Students will complete courses including:
  • Cinematic Arts and Culture
  • Directing for Screenwriters
  • Script Analysis for Screenplays and Teleplays
  • Screenwriting: Story and Character
  • Entertainment Production

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Students in this program participate in several intensive practicums at APU's main campus in Azusa, CA.

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming, District of Columbia