Southern Illinois University, Carbondale is a Research University. Our faculty in the Department of Cinema and Photography teach in the varied graduate degrees programs offered in the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts. Some of our upper level undergraduate classes are co-convened with graduate classes, giving undergraduate students a glimpse of life in graduate school. The graduate programs adhere to our educational orientation of interdisciplinary and rigorous education in media arts and studies that integrates theory and practice.
The MCMA graduate program offers the following degrees: