Utah contains five schools that offer computer animation programs. Brigham Young University, the highest-ranking computer animation school in UT, has a total student population of 34,130 and is the 719th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 computer animation schools in Utah, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Salt Lake City comes out as the most expensive ($30,807/yr), with Salt Lake Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,987/yr.
Computer Animation students from Utah 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 Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from computer animation, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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