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Is NYU a research university?

Hey, I'm starting to research colleges and came across New York University (NYU). I was wondering, is NYU considered a research university? What kinds of research opportunities can students expect, particularly in the field of film studies? Thanks in advance!

9 months ago

Hi there! Absolutely, NYU is considered a research university. The school has a strong emphasis on research across various disciplines, including the arts and humanities.

As for research opportunities in film studies, NYU's Tisch School of the Arts is world-renowned for its film and television programs. Students at Tisch can participate in various forms of research, such as academic research through faculty collaboration, assisting in film archives and curation, or more creative and practical work like film production and screenwriting. The program also encourages interdisciplinary research, so you might find opportunities to blend your interest in film with other subjects!

Another great feature of NYU is its location in New York City, which provides numerous opportunities to intern, network, and gain experience in the film industry. Combined with the strong research opportunities at the university, you'll have a well-rounded experience in both the academic and practical aspects of film studies. Good luck!

9 months ago

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