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The School of Cinematic Arts is divided into seven divisions that work together to train the leaders, scholars and media makers of tomorrow.

“Innovation is about mechanics and technology, but it's more than that. It's about creating an emotional reaction and connection with your audience.”

Jenova Chen, ’06 MFA

Future Facing The School of Cinematic Arts has a long history and reputation for being on the forefront of technological advances in entertainment and beyond.
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March 16, 2020 - November 11, 2021

Virtual SCA Graduate Information Session

Online - Access Information Sent Via Email

August 24, 2021 - December 14, 2021

CTCS-467: Television Symposium

7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007

September 20, 2021

GOOD ON PAPER: A Special In-Person Screening and Live Q&A with Iliza Shlesinger

7:00 P.M.
Norris Cinema Theatre, 3507 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90007

SCA News  

September 8, 2021

Justin Accardi Foundation for the Arts Launched

Justin Accardi found his joy in the arts. As a student in the Business of Cinema...

September 6, 2021

New Podcast Explores Neuroscience and Art

FLOAT from Mary Sweeney and Jonas Kaplan Covers Narrative and Dreamscapes