Louisiana contains two schools that offer film programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking film school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 film schools in Louisiana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr), with Baton Rouge Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,616/yr.
Film students from Louisiana schools who go on to become filmmakers, producers, directors, film directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 79,780 people working as producers and directors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $86,870. Also, Actors make on average $0 per year and there are about 39,880 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Louisiana alone, there are employed actors earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Producers and directors in this state earn $44,970/yr and there are 450 employed.
Also, within the film schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from film, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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