With an overall population of 17,147 and a student population of 5,108, approximately 2,009 of Northfield students attend one of Northfield's schools that offer film programs.
Carleton College is the largest film school in Northfield, based on student population. In 2010, Carleton College graduated approximately 12 students from its film program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in film in Northfield in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $39,777 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $728 for film related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,428 per year, on average, for room and board at Northfield-based film schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Northfield after graduating from film school, you should know that job prospects for film professionals in Northfield, which is the most popular film profession, are average. In 2010, there were 630 film professionals in Minnesota. Of these film professionals, 340 were working in the greater Northfield area. The government projects that the number of film professionals in Northfield will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.