As a film and media scoring major, you’ll learn to compose, arrange, and conduct music for a variety of industries, such as film, television, and video games. You’ll immerse yourself over the course of eight semesters, while completing the college’s core music curriculum, in intensive study of music in visual media, creating professional level scores, and the business of the film industry on the college’s Boston campus. Gain real world experience working in our cutting edge facilities alongside a diverse community of musicians, faculty, and industry professionals all while earning your bachelor's degree.


Meet the Screen Scoring Department

As a film and media scoring student, Berklee offers you a unique opportunity to learn the art, craft, and tools of scoring for a variety of media, with a professionally active and respected faculty that provides a comprehensive and innovative curriculum.

  • Financial Aid and Scholarships

    Learn about financial aid, scholarships, and others ways of paying for your Berklee education.

  • Study Abroad

    Film and media scoring students can study abroad at our Valencia, Spain, campus. It is recommended that film and media scoring majors study in Valencia during their third semester. For specific program information, please see the chair or contact the study abroad office.

Alumni Story

Berklee Alumni Work on Music for 'Black Panther' and 'A Wrinkle in Time'

Berklee alumni feature prominently in the music credits in two of 2018's top movies, Black Panther and A Wrinkle in Time.

Student Spotlight

Fernando Furones Creates Student Film Orchestra While Studying Abroad in Spain

“I’m a person that sees music in images. I always imagine something going on apart from the sound.” —Fernando Furones, Film Scoring

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