Delaware contains ten schools that offer acting programs. George Washington University, the highest-ranking acting school in DE, has a total student population of 25,061 and is the 52nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 acting schools in Delaware, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Catholic University of America comes out as the most expensive ($32,122/yr), with University of Maryland-College Park as the lowest recorded at only $13,433/yr.
Acting students from Delaware 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 Delaware alone, there are employed producers and directors earning an average yearly salary of $51,700. Actors in this state earn $*/yr and there are 60 employed.
Also, within the acting schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from acting, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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