Alabama contains five schools that offer animation programs. Birmingham Southern College, the highest-ranking animation school in AL, has a total student population of 1,549 and is the 215th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 animation schools in Alabama, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer comes out as the most expensive ($22,083/yr), with John C Calhoun State Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,310/yr.
Animation students from Alabama schools who go on to become animation artists, animators, animation designers, game designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Multimedia artists and animators make on average $62,810 per year and there are about 28,800 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the animation schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from animation, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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