Pennsylvania contains 132 schools that offer entertainment business programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking entertainment business school in PA, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 132 entertainment business schools in Pennsylvania, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carnegie Mellon University comes out as the most expensive ($29,746/yr), with East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania as the lowest recorded at only $10,635/yr.
Entertainment Business students from Pennsylvania schools who go on to become entertainment business workers, entertainers, entertainment business consultants, entertainment business specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 45,080 people working as entertainment attendants and related workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $21,020. Also, Set and exhibit designers make on average $50,600 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Pennsylvania alone, there are 350 employed set and exhibit designers earning an average yearly salary of $39,320. Entertainment attendants and related workers in this state earn $25,880/yr and there are 2,020 employed.
Also, within the entertainment business schools in Pennsylvania, the average student population is 2,077 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from entertainment business, there are 10679 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,747 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,718, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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