Tuition (semester) $14,201
Housing & Meals (semester) $1,170
Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.
The Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Film degree represents the advanced study of filmmaking. Students to explore traditional and contemporary film form and professional practice including screenwriting, narrative, documentary, animation, hybrid and transmedia, through a project-based program. Graduates of the program demonstrate a mastery of professional and artistic skills through the creation of a new, rigorously pursued and developed body of work appropriate to the student’s focus in live action filmmaking, animation, and/or screenwriting; make appropriate creative choices, grounded in professional practice, in the application of the language of film; and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of film history and criticism, and of relevant contemporary works by others.
Grants & Scholarships
Vermont College of Fine Arts accepts Veterans Benefits. Some scholarships are also available by program.
State or Local Grant
State or Local Scholarship
Veteran Educational Assistance Program
Department of Defense (DoD) Tuition Assistance
State or Local Military Assistance
Vermont College of Fine Arts participates in the federal student aid loan programs (Federal Direct Stafford Loan and Federal Direct Grad PLUS).
Federal Unsubsidized Loan
Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan