• Apply for Admission
  • Explore Programs and Courses
  • Pathway to Student Services
  • Resources and Library Services
  • Alumni, Friends, and Community

The screenwriting major provides a multi-disciplinary experience intended to nurture original cinematic voices and develop critical abilities necessary for lifelong careers in film and television. A core study of screenwriting is supplemented with studies in digital film production, creative writing, media studies, and theater. Visionaries are welcome.

You will also:

  • Write films while you learn about yourself and your community.
  • Be prepared for graduate school.
  • Develop high-end skills to help you shape your own future.

The Screenwriting BA is part of the College of Arts and Sciences

Program Details

Apply to the University
Explore the Curriculum
Explore the Communications, Writing and Arts Department
View Advising Information
Program Sheet
Download Major Checklist

Declare Your Program
Meet Faculty & Staff
Read Haute Dish

Brooklyn Park - Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Education Center Minneapolis Campus Midway Center Saint Paul Campus Saint Paul Campus