West Virginia contains one school that offers film programs. Hollins University has a total student population of 1,057 and is the 290th highest ranked school in America.
Film students from West Virginia 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.
Also, within the film schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from film, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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