10 Best Film schools in California, US

Below is the list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Cinematography. A graph of 12.5K citations received by 680 academic papers made by 10 universities in California was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

For Cinematography

#1 in California
Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
61%

For Cinematography

#2 in California
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Cinematography

#3 in California
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1445
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$37,521

For Cinematography

#4 in California
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1370
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
63%

For Cinematography

#5 in California
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
63%

For Cinematography

#6 in California
Acceptance Rate
4%
Average SAT
1505
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$16,779

For Cinematography

#7 in California
Acceptance Rate
27%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
63%

For Cinematography

#8 in California
Acceptance Rate
39%
Average SAT
1290
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

For Cinematography

#9 in California
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1290
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
70%

For Cinematography

#10 in California
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1230
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
85%

Closest to California states to learn Cinematography

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 4 75
Utah 3 83
Arizona 3 23
Washington 4 6
Colorado 4 48
Texas 17 2
Minnesota 4 39
Iowa 4 56
Missouri 7 63
Louisiana 3 73
Wisconsin 4 14
Illinois 13 11
Indiana 6 22
Michigan 6 8
Tennessee 4 122
Alabama 3 109
Kentucky 3 145
Ohio 11 30
Georgia 7 26
South Carolina 4 95
North Carolina 9 27
Virginia 10 42
Pennsylvania 22 9
Florida 12 41
District of Columbia 5 24
Maryland 6 38
New York 29 1
New Jersey 5 40
Vermont 3 33
Connecticut 7 32
Massachusetts 20 5
Rhode Island 4 35