Utah contains four schools that offer film programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking film school in UT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 film schools in Utah, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Salt Lake City comes out as the most expensive ($30,807/yr), with Salt Lake Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,987/yr.
Film students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 150 employed actors earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Producers and directors in this state earn $61,460/yr and there are 510 employed.
Also, within the film schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from film, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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