Kentucky contains six schools that offer dance programs. University of Louisville, the highest-ranking dance school in KY, has a total student population of 21,016 and is the 1677th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 dance schools in Kentucky, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Louisville comes out as the most expensive ($10,764/yr), with Morehead State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,053/yr.
Dance students from Kentucky 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. In fact, in the Kentucky alone, there are 200 employed entertainers and performers, sports and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Dancers in this state earn $*/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the dance schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from dance, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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