There are 2 film schools in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Las Cruces has a general population of 74,267 and an overall student population of 28,575. Approximately 27,547 of Las Cruces's students are enrolled in schools that offer film programs.
New Mexico State University-Main Campus is the largest film school in Las Cruces, based on student population. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 16 students from its film program.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a film degree from one of Las Cruces's film schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,434 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Las Cruces film schools was an average of $27,586 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,032 for film related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,338 per year, on average, for room and board at Las Cruces-based film schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,052.
If you decide to work as a film professional in Las Cruces, your job prospects are good. Las Cruces's film professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.
2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001
3400 S Espina, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001
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