There are 2 video production schools in Dallas, Texas. With an overall population of 1,188,580 and a student population of 78,238, approximately 11,052 of Dallas students attend one of Dallas's schools that offer video production programs.
Southern Methodist University is the largest video production school in Dallas, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Methodist University graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in video production.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a video production degree in Dallas. In 2009 tuition at video production schools in Dallas was $23,880 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $575 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a video production program in Dallas. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,360 per year, on average, for room and board at Dallas-based video production schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,370.
If you plan on staying in Dallas after graduating from video production school, you should know that job prospects for video producers in Dallas, which is the most popular video production profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,300 video producers in Texas. Of these video producers, 220 were working in the greater Dallas area. The number of video producers in Dallas is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for video producers.
As a video producer in Dallas, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for video producers in the state.