Best Colleges with Film/video and Photographic Arts Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Film/video and Photographic Arts, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Film/video and Photographic Arts is a somewhat popular major and offered at a decent amount schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Film/video and Photographic Arts degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Film/video and Photographic Arts degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Film/video and Photographic Arts.

The Best Film/video and Photographic Arts Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA

University of California-Santa Cruz offers 3 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 144 students graduated in the study area of Film/video And Photographic Arts with students earning 137 Bachelor's degrees, and 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
2 Rhode Island School of Design Providence, RI

Rhode Island School of Design offers 1 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree program. It's a small private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 45 students graduated in the study area of Film/video And Photographic Arts with students earning 45 Bachelor's degrees.

3 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 1 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 60 Reviews
4 Wellesley College Wellesley, MA

Wellesley College offers 0 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb.

Based on 20 Reviews
5 Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ

Arizona State University-Tempe offers 2 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 138 students graduated in the study area of Film/video And Photographic Arts with students earning 136 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Certificates degrees.

Based on 152 Reviews
6 Carleton College Northfield, MN

Carleton College offers 2 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a far away town.

Based on 32 Reviews
7 Columbus College of Art and Design Columbus, OH

Columbus College of Art and Design offers 0 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city.

Based on 8 Reviews
8 University of South Carolina-Columbia Columbia, SC

University of South Carolina-Columbia offers 3 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 69 students graduated in the study area of Film/video And Photographic Arts with students earning 64 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
9 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers 2 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 38 students graduated in the study area of Film/video And Photographic Arts with students earning 38 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 168 Reviews
10 Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA

Swarthmore College offers 2 Film/video And Photographic Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Film/video And Photographic Arts with students earning 6 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews

List of Film/video and Photographic Arts Schools in the U.S.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of California-Santa Cruz University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA
3/5
27 : 1 17,868
Rhode Island School of Design Rhode Island School of Design Providence, RI
5/5
10 : 1 2,481
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
Wellesley College Wellesley College Wellesley, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,510
Arizona State University-Tempe Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ
3/5
27 : 1 51,984
Carleton College Carleton College Northfield, MN
5/5
9 : 1 2,014
Columbus College of Art and Design Columbus College of Art and Design Columbus, OH
5/5
10 : 1 1,140
University of South Carolina-Columbia University of South Carolina-Columbia Columbia, SC
3/5
20 : 1 33,724
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
Swarthmore College Swarthmore College Swarthmore, PA
5/5
8 : 1 1,581
School of Visual Arts School of Visual Arts New York, NY
5/5
9 : 1 4,408
New York Film Academy New York Film Academy Burbank, CA
5/5
8 : 1 1,948
University at Buffalo University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY
3/5
17 : 1 29,796
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
DeSales University DeSales University Center Valley, PA
5/5
16 : 1 3,136
University of Illinois at Chicago University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL
3/5
14 : 1 29,048
SUNY College at Brockport SUNY College at Brockport Brockport, NY
2/5
20 : 1 8,161
Arcadia University Arcadia University Glenside, PA
5/5
14 : 1 3,984
SUNY at Purchase College SUNY at Purchase College Purchase, NY
3/5
16 : 1 4,169
Western Michigan University Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI
3/5
23 : 1 23,529
The University of the Arts The University of the Arts Philadelphia, PA
5/5
8 : 1 1,876
Maryland Institute College of Art Maryland Institute College of Art Baltimore, MD
5/5
8 : 1 2,197
Madonna University Madonna University Livonia, MI
4/5
19 : 1 3,704
Massachusetts College of Art and Design Massachusetts College of Art and Design Boston, MA
3/5
12 : 1 1,990
Fairfield University Fairfield University Fairfield, CT
5/5
15 : 1 5,138

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Getting a Film/video and Photographic Arts Degree Online

Schools offering online Film/video and Photographic Arts degrees

Online Film/video and Photographic Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 19 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Film/video and Photographic Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
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Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Arizona State University-Skysong 0 0 19 0 0
How many schools offer online Film/video and Photographic Arts degrees?
  • 2 Bachelor's

What degrees do people get in Film/video and Photographic Arts?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 6 Colleges 23 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 36 Colleges 811 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 17 Colleges 45 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 12 Colleges 57 Graduates

Film/video and Photographic Arts Degree Overview

On the start of the search for Film/video and Photographic Arts degrees, know that receiving a traditional degree is very typical. The most prevalent path for those earning a degree in Film/video and Photographic Arts can look for a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most typical Film/video and Photographic Arts degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Film/video and Photographic Arts degree that people acquire is a master's degree which shows a focus on higher learning. This implies that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although an associate's degree is offered at some schools, getting a traditional degree is not very common. With your goals in mind, look for the Film/video and Photographic Arts degree that can match your flexibility and needs in addition to finding a school with the right opportunities for you to earn that degree.

Average cost of college for a Film/video and Photographic Arts degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$3,489 Public In-State
$6,556 Private In-State
$6,716 Public Out-of-State
$6,556 Private Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,875 Public In-State
$34,069 Private In-State
$24,040 Public Out-of-State
$34,069 Private Out-of-State
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