With an overall population of 102,743 and a student population of 44,428, approximately 35,830 of Berkeley students attend one of Berkeley's schools that offer film programs.
University of California-Berkeley is the largest film school in Berkeley, based on student population. Approximately 66 students graduated in 2010 from University of California-Berkeley with credentials in film.
In 2010, 66 students graduated with a film degree from one of Berkeley's film schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,312 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Berkeley film schools was an average of $50,981 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,307 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a film program in Berkeley. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $15,308 per year, on average, for room and board at Berkeley-based film schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,133.
After graduating with your credentials in film, if you decide to work as a film professional in Berkeley, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 2,400 film professionals in California, 150 were working in the greater Berkeley area. Berkeley's film professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.
As a film professional in Berkeley, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,430 per year. This is the same as the average salary for film professionals in the state.
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