Join us to kick-start your career in film. We provide each student with the background to succeed in film, and you don’t have to wait to start doing what you love. Every student receives a well-rounded liberal arts education, and a comprehensive education in cinema. Additionally, every student in the program selects the emphasis that aligns with their career goals.
From day one of our cinema program, you’ll be immersed in the craft of filmmaking. Students jump right in and immediately get their hands on key equipment used by industry professionals. There’s no need to wait, and students start creating projects for their portfolios right away.
Our faculty are not just instructors – they’re working professionals who are part of many exciting industry projects. Not only do they have the skills to impart, they also have a real-time sense of the industry and what knowledge is needed to succeed. Our alumni network is vast, and with our location right near the industry center, you can easily take advantage of it.
Columbia College Hollywood alumni are working professionals. Many even start while in school as interns. We have alumni working on feature films, commercials, television shows, webseries, and more.
Columbia College Hollywood is where visual arts thrive. With campuses in Los Angeles and Chicago, we provide accessible education that fuses creative studies in film, graphic design, visual effects, and interactive media with liberal arts.
We aim to cultivate the talents of our students with our unique learn-by-doing approach. Our programs allow students to immerse themselves in their discipline as well as cross-discipline projects that simulate work for a well-rounded experience. Here they will develop confidence in their abilities and build lifelong connections.
Columbia College Hollywood is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).