The Hollywood Reporter — which bills itself as the most widely trusted resource for entertainment news, reviews and analysis — has released its annual list of the top 25 film schools in the country, and Ithaca College earned its highest ranking ever, checking in at 17.
It’s the fifth time the college has been named to the list and the third time it’s finished in the top 20. This is the highest the college has been ranked. The rankings are compiled following consultations with academic experts, industry professionals and film school alumni.
Other schools named in the rankings include the University of Southern California, Columbia University and Stanford University.
Housed in the Roy H. Park School of Communications, the college’s film program includes majors in writing for film, television, and emerging media; cinema and photography; emerging media; and documentary studies and production.