There are 2 film schools in Dallas, Texas. Dallas has a general population of 1,188,580 and an overall student population of 77,870. Approximately 11,052 of Dallas's students are enrolled in schools that offer film programs.
The largest film school in Dallas, by student population, is Southern Methodist University. In 2010, Southern Methodist University graduated approximately 34 students from its film program.
A reported 40 students graduated with credentials in film in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to attend a film school in Dallas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,880.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $575 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a film program in Dallas. And if you live on campus at one of the Dallas-based film schools, you will have an added expense of $12,360 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,370.
If you decide to work as a film professional in Dallas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 film professionals in Texas were working in the greater Dallas area. The government projects that the number of film professionals in Dallas will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for film professionals.