FAQ

  • Can I apply to more than one master’s program?

    No. Applicants may apply to only one master’s program. However, applicants to the M.F.A. in Cinema Arts Program may select two specializations on the application form, indicating their first choice.

  • How much is the application fee?

    The application fee is $125. There is an additional $6 fee for M.F.A. applicants using Slideroom to upload a portfolio.

  • What is the Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema?

    The Barry R. Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema at Steiner Studios is the first public graduate school of cinema in New York City, and the only school in the country situated on a working film lot. The school was formed with the objective of creating a world-class film school and providing affordable access to career opportunities in cinema. It is the result of extensive public-private partnerships.

  • Is it still part of Brooklyn College?

    Yes, the Feirstein School is a graduate division of Brooklyn College. All questions regarding admission to Feirstein can be directed to our Office of Graduate Admissions via phone 718.951.4536 or e-mail.

  • Where is the school located?

    The Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema is located at Steiner Studios at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The Brooklyn Navy Yard has become an area of private manufacturing and commercial activity, and is situated between the neighborhoods of Williamsburg, DUMBO, Fort Greene, and Clinton Hill.