Located in Winter Park, Florida (just outside of Orlando), Full Sail University is an educational leader for those pursuing careers in the entertainment industry. Established in 1979, the school’s on-campus and online programs provide students with an innovative and accelerated style of education geared toward career opportunities in recording, music, film, show production, video games, design, animation, entertainment business, Internet marketing, and sports management.
With the majority of degree programs offered at the bachelor’s and master’s level, each is designed to provide students with knowledge and real world experience that will help them realize their career goals. The school’s unique educational approach combines elements of creativity, art, and technical prowess with a strong academic foundation. Courses at Full Sail are delivered via immersive teaching methods, both in the school’s real world production studios and classrooms, as well as through its interactive online learning environments.
Full Sail’s unique curriculum emphasizes intensive, real-world education, using the latest industry equipment and production processes. Students develop their skills in world-class recording studios, spacious film soundstages, motion capture studio, and a professional performing arts hall, all housed in a 110+ studio, 190-acre multimedia complex. These production environments give students the experience and discipline they need to excel in their careers.
With over 34,000 alumni, our graduates have worked in many different roles for some of the industry’s top companies and contributed to countless notable projects:
- Films like The Dark Knight, Wall.E and the Saw series
- Albums by Kanye West and Amy Winehouse
- Games like Guitar Hero: On Tour and Call of Duty: World at War
Full Sail University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), and is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIEICU), Florida Department of Education.
Creativity. Imagination. Original ideas. The entertainment and creative industries thrive on fresh original stories, design, music and art. But no matter where your passion lies, one of the keys to a sustainable career in the future will be the ability to think creatively and have the skills to bring your ideas to life in a meaningful way.
- Creative Writing for Entertainment (Online)
- Computer Animation (Campus or Online)
- Digital Arts & Design (Campus)
- Digital Cinematography (Online)
- Entertainment Business (Campus or Online)
- Film (Campus)
- Game Art (Online or Campus)
- Game Design (Online)
- Game Development (Campus)
- Graphic Design (Online)
- Internet Marketing (Online)
- Media Communications Bachelors (Online)(Campus)
- Mobile Development (Online) (Campus)
- Music Business (Campus or Online)
- Music Production (Online)
- Recording Arts (Campus)
- Show Production (Campus)
- Software Development Bachelors (Campus)
- Sports Marketing & Media (Online) (Campus)
- Web Design & Development (Campus or Online)
- Business Intelligence Masters (Online)
- Creative Writing (Online)
- Education Media Design & Technology (Online)
- Entertainment Business (Online or Campus)
- Film Production Masters (Campus)
- Game Design (Campus)
- Innovation & Entrepreneurship MS (Online)
- Instructional Design & Technology (Online)
- Internet Marketing (Online)
- Media Design (Online)
- Mobile Gaming Masters (Online)
- New Media Journalism (Online)
- Public Relations Masters (Online)
Over 70% of current students, as well as those who have completed their education are now successful graduates, have used financial aid to cover some or all of their education expenses.
Everyone’s financial aid package is unique to them. The type of package that will work best for you will be determined by the important decisions you make during this process, as well as your specific needs. We work to ensure that you have all the information you need to make financial aid decisions that will allow you the opportunity to attend Full Sail University.
In an effort to encourage and develop future generations of media professionals, Full Sail University has developed the Merit Scholarship Program. Eligible participants may receive a Merit Scholarship towards the tuition of any one Full Sail University degree program.