Augusta, GA has one dance school within its city limits. Augusta State University has a total student population of 7,061. It is the 623rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University).
Dance students from Augusta schools who go on to become ballet dancers, dancers, dance professors, dance instructors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,700 people working as dancers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $0. Also, Entertainers and performers, sports and related workers make on average $0 per year and there are about 23,500 of them employed in the US today.
Augusta lies in Richmond county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Augusta-Richmond County-SC area has 204,020 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $38,890 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Augusta State University ends up costing a student $8,073/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Augusta|
|North Augusta||SC||-||1||27.4739||4||3.2 miles|