Oregon contains two schools that offer acting programs. University of Portland, the highest-ranking acting school in OR, has a total student population of 3,706 and is the 1386th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 acting schools in Oregon, none 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 Southern Oregon University as the lowest recorded at only $13,154/yr.
Acting students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 780 employed producers and directors earning an average yearly salary of $78,430. Actors in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 340 employed.
Also, within the acting schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from acting, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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