THE ORIGINAL HANDS-ON SCHOOL
With an unrivaled approach to hands-on, interactive learning, you'll find yourself completely immersed in your course of study from day one.
NYFA instructors are working actors, writers, directors, and producers—veterans of Hollywood, independent film, and television.
Get real-world experience as you write and workshop scripts in a variety of different genres and styles.
For 30 years, New York Film Academy's philosophy of learning by doing has helped generations of storytellers find and express their unique artistic voice. Through our hands-on approach, students get practical training and develop the creative skills to bring their stories to life.
NYFA is a premier visual and performing arts college offering accredited degrees and non-degree programs in numerous areas of study, including Screenwriting. Programs are offered Online and On-Campus in New York (NYC) and Los Angeles (LA).
Our innovative Screenwriting programs are designed for a new generation of storytellers. Students find themselves completely immersed in their course of study from day one. Classes are taught by award-winning industry professionals, in a real-world environment with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
NYFA offers Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Bachelor of Arts (BA), and Associate of Fine Arts (AFA) degrees.
NYFA offers Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Master of Arts (MA) degrees.
NYFA offers 2-Year Certificate Programs, 1-Year Certificate Programs, and Short-Term, Evening, and Online Programs.