Colorado contains three schools that offer acting programs. University of Northern Colorado, the highest-ranking acting school in CO, has a total student population of 12,711 and is the 349th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 acting schools in Colorado, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Naropa University comes out as the most expensive ($21,204/yr), with Adams State College as the lowest recorded at only $9,493/yr.
Acting students from Colorado schools who go on to become actors, playwrights, dramatists, theatre professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 39,880 people working as actors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $0. Also, Producers and directors make on average $86,870 per year and there are about 79,780 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 1,430 employed producers and directors earning an average yearly salary of $62,050. Actors in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 240 employed.
Also, within the acting schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from acting, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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