Acting in Colorado

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Schools Offering Acting Programs in Colorado


Around 0.1% of Colorado's graduates graduate from acting degree programs every year. Thus, Colorado's 12 acting schools put out approximately 204 actors each year.

Top Schools

Colorado College, which is located in Colorado Springs, is the top-ranked school in Colorado that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 22nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 7 students graduated from Colorado College's acting program. Students at Colorado College paid $38,898 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Colorado that has a acting program is University of Denver. University of Denver, which was ranked 28th in the country in 2010, is located in Denver. In 2010, 5 students graduated from University of Denver acting program. Students at University of Denver paid $36,501 per year in tuition fees.

University of Northern Colorado, which is located in Greeley, is the third-ranked school in Colorado that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 38th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 17 students graduated from University of Northern Colorado acting program. University of Northern Colorado charged in-state students $5,997 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Colorado's acting schools ranges from $38,898 per year to $2,625 per year. But, the average tuition is $12,672 per year. The Colorado acting schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Colorado College - located in Colorado Springs, students are charged $38,898 per year
  2. University of Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $36,501 per year
  3. Naropa University - located in Boulder, students are charged $25,100 per year

The acting schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Colorado were:

  1. Red Rocks Community College - located in Denver, students are charged $2,625 per year
  2. Metropolitan State College of Denver - located in Denver, students are charged $4,093 per year
  3. Fort Lewis College - located in Durango, students are charged $4,924 per year

An acting degree from a Colorado school... what next?

A large number of Colorado acting graduates become actors. In 2010, there were 250 actors working in Colorado. The Colorado counties with the largest populations of actors are:

  1. Adams County - 150 actors
  2. Boulder County - 40 actors
  3. Larimer County - 40 actors

Salary

On average, an actor earns a salary of $0 per year in Colorado state.

More Information

For more data regarding a career in acting in Colorado and to compare salaries with various related fields such as art or acting, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Acting in Colorado
  • Bachelor's Degree in Acting in Colorado
  • Master's Degree in Acting in Colorado
  • Doctoral Degree in Acting in Colorado
  • Certificate in Acting in Colorado

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Curious what studying Acting gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Producers and Directors 1,070 $58,750 48.6%
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Actors 250 n/a
 

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