While earning college credit, Carson-Newman Film students have the opportunity to participate in internships with filmmakers in this region of Tennessee, near their hometowns, and in Hollywood. Some students choose to participate in internships in the summer, while other students earn internship credit during the academic year while they continue to take other classes.
Through a partnership with the Los Angeles Film Studies Center, students that are accepted in the program live in LA with students from other Christian colleges throughout the country. Students have the opportunity to participate in top-notch internships while working and studying with Hollywood filmmakers, Students participate in LAFSC while earning credit from Carson-Newman.
Although internships are not required, students build their skills, portfolios and a network of connections through real-world experience. The internship program goes hand-in-hand with classroom learning at Carson-Newman.