Attending Film School is Silly

Each and every year, parents and students contact us interested in learning how to optimize their case for admission to film schools. Typically, these students (and their parents) have their sights set on NYU or USC. NYU and USC are home to the two most renowned film schools in America. … 

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Best Film Schools

“The Hollywood Reporter,” one of the Hollywood trades, has an article out on the best film schools of 2016 in America. Regular readers of our college admissions blog know our thoughts on film schools. We think they’re very silly, even counterproductive. After all, you don’t need to go to film school … 

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Film Schools Are Overrated

At Ivy Coach, we firmly believe that film schools are overrated. We were recently interviewed about film schools by a Hollywood trade publication. While the piece hasn’t been published just yet, we figured we’d take the time to share our thoughts on film schools. We’ve shared our thoughts on the pages … 

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