Students in the MFA in Music Composition for the Screen program have an opportunity for a capstone experience of a semester in Los Angeles.
For requirements and more information about these programs, visit the course catalog.
Columbia’s interdisciplinary focus in TV, film and game production gives student composers extensive opportunities to create distinctive music across multiple platforms and dramatic situations. You’ll study composing, orchestration, studio recording, and the latest technology that delivers music and sound to the screen.
We’re happy you’re thinking of joining our creative community. We work hard to make our application process as simple and fast as possible, but should you run into any concerns, we're here to help at any time.
If you can’t make it to campus, don’t worry! We have a full schedule of events all across the U.S. and around the world.