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COOL CAREERS

In a video-centric world

COOL CAREERS

In a video-centric world

How We Measure Success

Graduation Rate
62.5% National Avg. Graduation Rate for Public and Private Schools (NCES, 2015)

Projected Industry Growth Rate
This is 4x the national avg. growth rate of 2.6% (U.S. Dept. of Commerce, 2017)

Initial Employment
74.5% National Avg. Initial Employment for College Grads (Dept. of Labor, 2011)

  • Virtual Reality Growth by 2021 64% 64%
  • Companies Investing in Video for 2018 81% 81%
  • Mobile Video Growth by 2021 66% 66%
  • Online Video Traffic in 2018 83% 83%

* Source: Cisco 2017

Career
Paths

Digital video and visual storytelling are changing the way the world works. From learning in the classroom to corporate sales, marketing and training videos, to an array of entertainment choices, career opportunities in a visual world are vast!

 

The Compass Advantage

What sticks in learning? Hands-on experience. Students learn by doing. That’s why our curriculum, whether on set or in the classroom, is designed to engage and excite creative minds and prepare your son or daughter for success in the real world. The compass educational experience is shaped by three foundational values that we believe provide students with the best training possible:

Gain Hands-On Experience

Hands-On
Experience

Learn From Industry Pros

Learning From
Industry Pros

Build Connections

Access to Valuable Connections

The Student
Experience

Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at life as a Compass student. See a preview of the exciting city and creative people that will inspire you, fuel your imagination and help you develop your craft.

Schedule
A Tour

Visit a film set, tour the campus, meet our professors, talk to an advisor and experience the creative community for yourself.

Alumni
Stories

Compass College alumni are go-getters, storytellers, and professionals working around the world and outshining the competition. They have a reputation for being hard-working, reliable, creative, servant-hearted employees who know their stuff! We’re proud of our alumni, and we’re excited to see you succeed in the industry as well.

Behind The Scenes

Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Compass College of Cinematic Arts offers Associate of Applied Science degrees in Film and Media Production (in as little as 12-months) and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Cinematic and Media Arts (in as little as 3 years). Our programs are accelerated, intense, hands-on and guide students through all steps of the film making process: story creation and production through post-production and distribution. The Associate of Applied Science degree production teaches students the entire filmmaking process - from script to screen. Take classes in Producing, Directing, Screenwriting, Art Direction, Post-Production, Cinematography, and more. The Bachelor of Fine Arts program dives deeper into specific tracks in Story, Executive Producing, Post-Production, and Acting. A mandatory industry internship gives students meaningful real-world experience and prepares them for successful employment in the film and digital media industries. Compass College alumni are making a difference around the world. Join them. To learn more about our programs, visit our website at: www.compass.edu or download a copy of our College Catalog at: www.compass.edu/index.php/programs/college-catalog
Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts6 days ago
Dean of Education, Bill Kavan gives a behind the scenes look into the Senior Thesis and Spring Freshman Core Shoot Projects happening over the next few weeks. Cameras are always rolling at Compass. Check us out at @compass_college.
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Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts1 week ago
The Grip Games are back! Spirit Week is taking place at the end of the month and once again students will be tested on their speed, endurance, and precision while working with film equipment. Compass students, save the date, the Grip Games will be taking place on Tuesday, February 25th!
Shout out to our students in Open Labs for shooting this awesome promo video! @erinkavan @keizah.gamboa @spacedaddy.jpg @ajgleason2019
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Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts2 weeks ago
BIG MONEY! Compass College is the #1 Most Affordable Private Film College in the Country. Our mission is to empower visual storytellers to impact the world. For more information hit us up at --> https://bit.ly/31BVYU8
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Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts2 weeks ago
The Producer gets the ball rolling on any film project. They have to bring all the players and elements together and tell a great story to the audience. Here are Thesis Producers, Whitney Hemmes and Korbin Benker to share their journey. More behind the scenes coming from thesis so follow us at @compass_college for more updates.
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Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts3 weeks ago
Senior Nick Buwalda gives a sneak preview of the upcoming senior thesis film, Year to Year and his role as Director of Photography. Follow at @compass_college for more behind the scenes updates.
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Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Compass College of Cinematic Arts4 weeks ago
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY! If you are thinking about applying to Compass College or are in the process we have an extra incentive for you to complete your application by February 28. Start the process --> https://bit.ly/2tNF8VG
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