Maryland contains one school that offers acting programs. University of Maryland-Baltimore County has a total student population of 12,870 and is the 187th highest ranked school in America.
Acting students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 1,560 employed producers and directors earning an average yearly salary of $67,760. Actors in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 290 employed.
Also, within the acting schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from acting, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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