North Dakota contains three schools that offer dance programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking dance school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 dance schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with Dickinson State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,737/yr.
Dance students from North Dakota 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.
Also, within the dance schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from dance, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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