29
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of California, Santa Barbara / Department of Film and Media Studies is located in Santa Barbara, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Arts/Doctor of Philosophy (MA/PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Production
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

90
Applied
15
Accepted
8
Enrolled
17%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
110
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements MA in film/media studies or equivalent
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

29
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.9%
Black or African American 3.45%
White or Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.34%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 10.34%

Gender

Male (44%)
Female (55%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time (19)
Part-time (0)
Male (10)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Classical film theory, film and television history, historiography, cultural studies, global media, media industries, regulation and policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2433 Social Sciences and Media Studies Building
Santa Barbara, CA  93106-4010
United States
Contact Prof. Janet Walker
Chair
Email: jwalker@filmandmedia.ucsb.edu
Phone: 805-893-2120
Fax: 805-893-8630