Hollywood, FL (population: 142,105) has ten music schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Miami, the highest ranked school in this group with a music program, has a total student population of 15,629. It is the 69th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Florida. To learn more about music programs in Hollywood, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music professors at University of Miami such as Edward Asmus, Charles Bergeron, Doug Bickel, Maria Castillo, Phillip Clements, and Willa Collins.
Music students from Hollywood schools who go on to become musicians, producers, vocalists, guitarists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 47,260 people working as musicians and singers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $0.
Hollywood lies in Broward county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach Metropolitan area has 715,320 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,790 average annual salary.
Of the 10 music schools with a 100-mile radius of Hollywood, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lynn University comes out as the most expensive ($32,619/yr) for music students, with Hobe Sound Bible College as the lowest, reported at only $6,189/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hollywood|
|North Miami Beach||FL||-||1||30.306||3||6.7 miles|
|Fort Lauderdale||FL||184,625||11||23.9607||338||7.7 miles|
|Miami Gardens||FL||113,813||3||37.6424||120||8.4 miles|
|North Miami||FL||55,954||1||20.3506||19||9.0 miles|
|Pembroke Pines||FL||146,408||0||-||0||11.3 miles|
|Miami Lakes||FL||-||1||11.3357||23||12.5 miles|
|Pompano Beach||FL||101,930||4||24.0374||34||14.6 miles|
|Miami Beach||FL||84,633||4||12.1922||6||15.3 miles|
|Coconut Creek||FL||51,117||1||19.1074||42||17.3 miles|
|Coral Springs||FL||125,980||0||-||0||17.7 miles|
|Deerfield Beach||FL||75,503||1||1.86135||0||19.5 miles|
|Coral Gables||FL||43,646||1||80.2467||177||23.7 miles|
|Boca Raton||FL||86,084||4||34.4533||150||23.7 miles|
|Delray Beach||FL||64,829||0||-||0||29.4 miles|
|Boynton Beach||FL||69,913||1||0.00884495||0||34.9 miles|
|Lake Worth||FL||-||2||25.2639||114||41.0 miles|
|West Palm Beach||FL||99,706||6||33.5336||149||49.8 miles|
|Port Saint Lucie||FL||163,859||0||-||0||87.3 miles|