Idaho contains nine schools that offer acting programs. University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the highest-ranking acting school in ID, has a total student population of 45,943 and is the 26th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 acting schools in Idaho, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Portland comes out as the most expensive ($26,906/yr), with Central Wyoming College as the lowest recorded at only $4,545/yr.
Acting students from Idaho 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.
Also, within the acting schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from acting, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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