Film & Television

Graduate Degree Requirements

Master of Science in Television

The MS degree in television provides graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to compete successfully in the ever-changing world of telecommunications. The television program recognizes that to enjoy productive and rewarding careers in this world, graduates must be able to meet the challenge of cultural, economic, and technological change. The curriculum is designed to give students the tools they need to seek professional careers in production, management, programming, marketing, teaching, and criticism. This degree includes courses in Hi-Def production, editing, producing, management, directing and writing for television series and pilots. (48 Credits) Read complete course descriptions on the Boston University Academics website.

First Semester

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Second Semester

Third Semester


Some courses have prerequisites which are not listed above. All Film & Television requirements, prerequisites and course descriptions are listed on the Boston University Academics website.