Visual storytelling is a powerful resource in today’s media-driven world.
From feature films, news broadcasts, online streaming, and marketing, millions of people turn to their screens for information and entertainment each day. As a result, there is a growing demand for artists with the talent to create impactful stories for every industry. Compass College of Film and Media recognizes this need and teaches the art of film and digital media production with a story-centric, hands-on method that will best prepare you for a successful career.
As a part of the BFA program, you will learn from a broad range of subjects, so you are ready for any job opportunities that arise. Some of the subjects covered in the program are:
Essential to our hands-on approach to learning is the opportunity to actually make films. During the course of the BFA program, students will work on the following films:
By the end of the bachelor’s degree, senior level students earn access to Compass College’s internship program, which allows qualifying students the opportunity to gain industry experience around the world. Compass College helps students secure internship opportunities that will launch them towards a career.
Past Internship Locations:
LA | ATL | NYC | CHI | DET | West Michigan
The career outlook for film and media professionals just keeps getting better and better. According to the US
Bureau of Labor Statistics 2019-2021, it is a booming industry.
The film and media industry is projected to have a steep climb that exceeds the overall national industry (any job in any industry) average growth rate of 5%. The industry is in desperate need of qualified creative professionals. There has never been a better time to begin a film and media career.
The BFA program at Compass College prepares its students for job opportunities on-the-line and above-the-line.
Covers the acquisition of a property and individuals who guide and influence the creative direction of the narrative in a film before shooting starts.