Rhode Island contains one school that offers acting programs. Brown University has a total student population of 8,574 and is the 9th highest ranked school in America.
Acting students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from acting, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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