West Atlantic City, NJ has ten audio schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. New York University, the highest ranked school in this group with an audio program, has a total student population of 43,404. It is the 13th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Audio students from West Atlantic City schools who go on to become audio professionals, audio production engineers, audio engineers, audio recording professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 46,070 people working as audio and video equipment technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $42,450. Also, Sound engineering technicians make on average $53,940 per year and there are about 15,560 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 10 audio schools with a 100-mile radius of West Atlantic City, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New York University comes out as the most expensive ($34,011/yr) for audio students, with Touro College as the lowest, reported at only $4,470/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from West Atlantic City|
|Mays Landing||NJ||-||1||11.4678||27||13.7 miles|
|Toms River||NJ||131,619||3||29.102||89||42.4 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||44.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||45.2 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||60.7 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||62.6 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||64.0 miles|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||65.9 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||71.3 miles|
|East Brunswick||NJ||48,086||0||-||0||72.9 miles|
|New Brunswick||NJ||52,736||2||41.2629||152||77.0 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||79.0 miles|
|Perth Amboy||NJ||49,138||1||20.4079||6||79.9 miles|