Illinois contains 24 schools that offer music production programs. Northwestern University, the highest-ranking music production school in IL, has a total student population of 19,853 and is the 11th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 24 music production schools in Illinois, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwestern University comes out as the most expensive ($28,371/yr), with Moody Bible Institute as the lowest recorded at only $8,450/yr.
Music Production students from Illinois schools who go on to become music producers, producers, music business consultants, music business professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Musicians and singers make on average $0 per year and there are about 47,260 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the music production schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from music production, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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