Brighton, MA has twenty-three film schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Boston College, the highest ranked school in this group with a film program, has a total student population of 15,036. It is the 29th highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about film programs in Brighton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of film professors at Boston College such as Michael Civille, and Drew Yanno.
Film students from Brighton 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.
Of the 23 film schools with a 100-mile radius of Brighton, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhode Island School of Design comes out as the most expensive ($35,991/yr) for film students, with Rhode Island College as the lowest, reported at only $7,178/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brighton|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||1.5 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||24.1 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||27.8 miles|