Colchester, VT has eight dance schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Middlebury College, the highest ranked school in this group with a dance program, has a total student population of 2,482. It is the 42nd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Vermont.
Dance students from Colchester 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 8 dance schools with a 100-mile radius of Colchester, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Lawrence University comes out as the most expensive ($24,530/yr) for dance students, with SUNY College at Plattsburgh as the lowest, reported at only $11,291/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Colchester|
|Essex Junction||VT||-||1||2.61518||0||4.1 miles|
|New London||NH||-||5||27.7354||166||97.3 miles|