Milwaukee, WI (population: 606,508) has one film school within its city limits. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has a total student population of 30,418. It is the 1867th highest ranked school in the USA and the 28th highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison). To learn more about film programs in Milwaukee, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of film professors at University of Wisconsin such as Glenn Bach, Jennifer Barker, Dick Blau, Carl Bogner, Kate Brandt, and Vicki Callahan.
Film students from Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area alone, there are 280 employed actors earning an average salary of $*. Producers and directors in this area earn $54,570/yr and there are 360 employed.
Milwaukee lies in Milwaukee county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area has 817,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $21.19/hr average worker wage, and a $44,080 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.446 out of every 1000 jobs in Milwaukee are held by producers and directors, and 0.341/1000 are held by actors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ends up costing a student $10,693/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Milwaukee|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||4.6 miles|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||54.7 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||60.3 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||67.1 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||68.4 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||68.5 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||69.7 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||71.3 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||73.9 miles|