Make your passion your career in a supportive community of like-minded creative professionals. Choose from certificate programs in Filmmaking, and Visual Storytelling, or immerse yourself in our capstone low residency MFA degree.


Your Passion. Your Vision. Your Voice.

Join the world’s leading filmmakers, photographers, creative writers, designers, and artists online or at our campus in beautiful Rockport, Maine. Select from a wide range of online and on-campus courses.



The Summer Academy at Maine Media cultivates the next generation of creative professionals through expert learning opportunities for young artists.

What's Happening at Maine Media

A night shoot on the Maine Media campus (home page tile) - Photo by Tom Ryan

Maine Media has achieved formal accreditation with the New England Commission of Higher Education.

Accreditation recognizes quality and excellence in higher education. Membership with the commission expands student’s access to federal financial assistance programs and enables new institutional partnerships.

Employment Opportunities

2023 Summer & Fall Jobs Application Available Now Through March 31, 2023!

At Maine Media, you’ll gain valuable industry experience, connect with and be inspired by fellow artists, and be an integral part of an educational institution that changes lives. Join us today!

A Portrait of Jana - Cooper & Gorfer (cropped)

The 2022 Arnold Newman Prize Winners

10 portrait series & their stories that might change how you view the world. The 2022 Arnold Newman Prize For New Directions in Photographic Portraiture winner, finalists & honorable mentions have been announced. Click to learn more & see the exhibition of selected works from 10 incredibly talented artists.

Image by Sarah Cooper & Nina Gorfer

Maine Media Student Showcase

Student Showcase is a celebration of Maine Media students and their work. Our new online page is a virtual gallery of exceptional images, short films, written work and more!

Image by Michael Honegger, Threatening Sky, 2022
Projects II (Online) with Brenton Hamilton


Maine Media is fueled by the principal conviction that storytelling deepens human understanding in the world. Your gift empowers storytellers around the world.

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