The University of Utah, based in Salt Lake City, UT offers a fully funded MFA in Film and Media Arts. The MFA in Film and Media Arts is a 3-year program designed to develop filmmakers who want to push the boundaries of conventional fictional and documentary storytelling. Starting with a comprehensive foundation in the production, criticism, and history of film and media arts. Graduate students typically receive financial support in the form of teaching assistantships. Teaching assistants receive a 75% tuition waiver through the Graduate School Tuition Benefit Program, in addition to a stipend. Graduate students may also apply for a range of scholarships and fellowships.