Is an Online Film Education Possible?

Yes! Grand Canyon University is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding filmmakers, producers, directors, film directors, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 79,780 people employed as producers and directors alone in America, and their average annual salary is $86,870. Actors make on average $0 per year and there are about 39,880 of them employed today. Online schools like Grand Canyon University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Film Common Job Tasks
  • critiquing acting skills
  • making cuts
  • making decisions
  • counting films
  • casting characters
  • casting extras
  • casting workers
  • deciding plans
  • planning ahead
  • writing scripts
Popular Journals & Magazines Film Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Sound Buy/Boom Operator
  • Production Staff
  • Videographer/Editor
  • Entertainment Construction Coordinator
  • Location Manager
  • Film Production Coordinator
  • Lighting Director (Live Show)
  • Director
  • Coordinating Producer
  • Line Producer
Top Cities for Film
  • New York
  • Los Angeles
  • Chicago
  • San Francisco
  • Atlanta
  • Philadelphia
  • Dallas
  • Portland
  • Cincinnati
  • Santa Monica
Top States for Film
  • New York
  • Illinois
  • Washington
  • Tennessee
  • Georgia
  • California
  • Texas
  • Oregon
  • Ohio
  • Michigan
Common Film Degree Program Names
  • Creative Therapies in Education BA (Hons)
  • Film and Audio BA (Hons)
  • Film and Video BA (Hons)
  • Modern Film Studies BA
  • Ancient History and Film Studies BA (Hons)
  • Anthropology and Film Studies BA (Hons)
  • Psychology and Film Studies BA (Hons)
  • Archaeology and Film Studies BA (Hons)
  • Art and Film Studies BA (Hons)
  • Business Management and Film Studies BA (Hons)
Common Film Course Titles
  • Philosophy of Film
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Documentary Cinema
  • Trash, Cult and Camp
  • Course List - Dodge College of Film
  • Animation
  • Film Studies at Princeton University
  • Film and Television History - Open University Course
  • Film Studies Access and Foundation Courses
  • Film and Media studies

Film Programs by State & City