Smithfield, RI has twenty-six film schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University, the highest ranked school in this group with a film program, has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about film programs in Smithfield, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of film professors at Yale University such as Terri Francis, Marc Lapadula, John MacKay, Charles Musser, Brigitte Peucker, and Karen Von Kunes.
Film students from Smithfield 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 26 film schools with a 100-mile radius of Smithfield, only 5 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 Smithfield|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||11.8 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||12.9 miles|
|Fall River||MA||90,721||4||21.7318||82||27.0 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||34.3 miles|
|North Dartmouth||MA||-||2||13.916||82||35.7 miles|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||36.3 miles|