Kansas City has a total population of 441,545 and a student population of 59,835. Of these students, 690 are enrolled in schools that offer film programs.
Kansas City's largest film school is Kansas City Art Institute. In 2010, Kansas City Art Institute graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in film.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a film degree from one of Kansas City's film schools. In 2009 tuition at film schools in Kansas City was $28,580 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $3,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a film program in Kansas City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,710 per year, on average, for room and board at Kansas City-based film schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,080.
If you decide to work as a film professional in Kansas City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 film professionals in Missouri were working in the greater Kansas City area. The number of film professionals in Kansas City is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.
As a film professional in Kansas City, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,140 per year. This is the same as the average salary for film professionals in the state.
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