SCA Overview
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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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August 1, 2018 - May 14, 2019

Festival & Distribution: General Info Sessions

School of Cinematic Arts, SCA 255

October 20, 2018 - March 30, 2019

The Metropolitan Opera's 2018/2019 Live in HD Broadcast Series

The Frank Sinatra Hall at the Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre Complex, 3507 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90007

January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019

On-Campus SCA Information Session

11:00 AM
USC School of Cinematic Arts

SCA News  

March 19, 2019

SCA Mourns Professor Norman Hollyn

Norman Hollyn, tenured SCA professor of twenty years and the inaugural holder of...

March 15, 2019

Day of SCervice 2019: Alums Welcome Thomas Jefferson High School Students to SCA

On USC's annual day of community service, SCA welcomed a group of local high...