Kansas contains six schools that offer computer animation programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking computer animation school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 computer animation schools in Kansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southwestern College comes out as the most expensive ($17,926/yr), with Colby Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,131/yr.
Computer Animation students from Kansas schools who go on to become computer animators, animators, animation designers, animation artists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,800 people working as multimedia artists and animators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,810.
Also, within the computer animation schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from computer animation, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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