MFA in Television Writing
WHAT MAKES A GREAT TELEVISION SERIES?
Story Engine and Heart.
A successful television series generates strong stories every week that create a powerful emotional connection between the audience and the main characters.
Create a television writing portfolio that can launch your career.
Through small collaborative workshops designed to mimic professional writers rooms, intensive one-on-one advisement and supporting classes with industry professionals, Stony Brook's Television Writing curriculum prepares you to join the expanding frontier of television story-telling that is dominating the entertainment landscape in the US and around the world.
Being part of
Stony Brook's MFA in Television Writing will enable you to master the tried and true techniques of television writing and
learn how to apply them to this changing and evolving form of storytelling.
EXPLORE... CREATE... MASTER... LAUNCH!
That's the philosophy behind Stony Brook's MFA in Television Writing. EXPLORE a variety of television writing forms including comedy, drama, dramedy, half-hour, one-hour, spec, pilot, network, cable and streaming.
Find your wheelhouse and your voice. Then CREATE original television series concepts and pilot scripts.
MASTER your craft through collaborative workshops and intensive individual advisement and build the writing portfolio that can LAUNCH your career.