Internships & Opportunities

Internships are crucial to gaining entry to the film, television and media industries. Acquire hands-on production experience that will deepen your technical abilities and make you a more attractive candidate to potential employers. 

You can earn up to six credits while interning locally or in Los Angeles as part of the Los Angeles Study Away Program. The program in Los Angeles provides direct learning insights and professional work experiences in the media and entertainment industries.

Film and Media Arts students may also find opportunities through

Film Festivals 

The Film and Media Arts Department holds film festivals for student work, including the

Learn more about film festival opportunities.


Upon achieving a BFA Film and Media Arts degree, students will be ready to thrive in a film- or media-focused professional role. You’ll develop the skills for independent and professional work in the media industry.

Some of the careers graduates are prepared for include the following.

  • Cinematographer
  • Director
  • Documentary filmmaker
  • Games designer
  • Editor
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Web designer

Career Services

The Film and Media Arts Department encourages students to find job opportunities by checking the information boards in Annenberg Hall, consulting with faculty, and visiting the Career Center for guidance on career direction and job search strategies.