Oregon contains five schools that offer film programs. Willamette University, the highest-ranking film school in OR, has a total student population of 2,838 and is the 146th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 film schools in Oregon, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Portland comes out as the most expensive ($31,420/yr), with Portland State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,824/yr.
Film students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 340 employed actors earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Producers and directors in this state earn $78,430/yr and there are 780 employed.
Also, within the film schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from film, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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