Brooklyn, NY has two dance schools within its city limits. CUNY Brooklyn College, the highest ranked school in the city with a dance program, has a total student population of 17,094. It is the 2459th highest ranked school in the USA and the 193rd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Dance students from Brooklyn 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.
Of the 2 dance schools in Brooklyn, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus comes out as the most expensive ($28,158/yr) for dance students, with CUNY Brooklyn College as the lowest, reported at only $5,698/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brooklyn|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||1.5 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||6.6 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||7.0 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||7.1 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||8.1 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||8.4 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||10.6 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||10.6 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||11.4 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||17.4 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||17.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.9 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||19.1 miles|