Virginia contains 58 schools that offer entertainment business programs. Washington and Lee University, the highest-ranking entertainment business school in VA, has a total student population of 2,153 and is the 47th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 58 entertainment business schools in Virginia, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown College comes out as the most expensive ($49,321/yr), with Tidewater Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,175/yr.
Entertainment Business students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 320 employed set and exhibit designers earning an average yearly salary of $46,240. Entertainment attendants and related workers in this state earn $19,250/yr and there are 1,120 employed.
Also, within the entertainment business schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from entertainment business, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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