USF media studies students filming

Media Studies, BA

Come tell stories using audio, video, and the written word. Learn how to analyze and critique media. Explore social, political, and cultural issues of our time. Give voice to the underserved. Create content that matters.

Diana Guardado

Diana Guardado ’15

Department Manager, Pixar Animation Studios

Make Magic

I love it at Pixar. You get this product that inspires people, and you can tell stories and share important messages. At the Career Services Center in my senior year, when I saw an internship at Pixar, I went for it.”

Diana Guardado ’15

Department Manager, Pixar Animation Studios

What Makes Media Studies at USF Different?

"I loved the professors and how this major was a combination of media studies and media production. It was fascinating to see how media can be used as a tool to facilitate change in society.” — Noelle Nakakura ’22

Learn By Doing

Gain experience at USF, outside of the classroom. Launch your DJ career at KUSF. Write for the San Francisco Foghorn. Produce news and entertainment for USFtv.

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Work in the Media Lab

The Media Lab is open to students enrolled in production courses. Create and edit films, podcasts, and short videos in our state-of-the-art facilities.

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Explore Student Work

Watch award-winning student films on our Vimeo. Check out the USF MediaZine, an archive of top student work and alumni profiles.

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Media Studies, BA


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