There are 2 film schools in Austin, Texas. Austin has a general population of 656,562 and an overall student population of 107,131. Approximately 41,121 of Austin's students are enrolled in schools that offer film programs.
The largest film school in Austin, by student population, is Austin Community College District. In 2010, Austin Community College District graduated approximately 6 students from its film program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a film certificate from one of Austin's film schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,337 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,187 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a film program in Austin. And if you live on campus at one of the Austin-based film schools, you will have an added expense of $5,835 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,714.
If you decide to work as a film professional in Austin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,300 film professionals in Texas, 50 were working in the greater Austin area. The number of film professionals in Austin is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a film professional in Austin is $29,200 per year, which is the same as the average for film professionals state-wide.
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