Wilmington, North Carolina has 2 film schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in film. Wilmington has a general population of 75,838 and an overall student population of 22,941. Approximately 21,925 of Wilmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer film programs.
Of the 2 film schools in Wilmington, the largest film school, by student population, is University of North Carolina-Wilmington. In 2010, University of North Carolina-Wilmington graduated approximately 82 students from its film program.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a film degree in Wilmington. If you decide to attend one of Wilmington's film schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,960 per year in instate tuition and $26,842 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,097 for film related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilmington-based film schools, you will have an added expense of $7,798 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,785.
If you decide to work as a film professional in Wilmington, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of film professionals in Wilmington will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.
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