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Schools Offering Acting Programs in Illinois
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The top-ranked school in Illinois that has a acting program is Northwestern University. Northwestern University, which was ranked 7th in the country in 2010, is located in Evanston. In 2010, Northwestern University graduated 126 students from its acting program. Tuition at Northwestern University was $40,223 per year.
The second-ranked school in Illinois with a acting program is Loyola University Chicago, which is located in Chicago. In 2010, it was ranked 28th nationwide. In 2010, Loyola University Chicago graduated 24 students from its acting program. Students at Loyola University Chicago paid $32,114 per year in tuition fees.
Knox College, which is located in Galesburg, is the third-ranked school in Illinois that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 28th in the country in 2010. 11 students graduated with degree in acting from Knox College in 2010. Tuition at Knox College was $33,024 per year.
If you choose to attend a Illinois acting school, average tuition will be $23,217 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $8,401 per year to $42,041 per year. In 2010, the acting schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Illinois were:
- University of Chicago - located in Chicago, students are charged $42,041 per year
- Northwestern University - located in Evanston, students are charged $40,223 per year
- Lake Forest College - located in Lake Forest, students are charged $35,525 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Illinois acting schools were charged at the following schools:
- Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - located in Edwardsville, students are charged $8,401 per year
- Eastern Illinois University - located in Charleston, students are charged $9,987 per year
- Western Illinois University - located in Macomb, students are charged $10,149 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Illinois statistics regarding a career in acting. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as art or acting.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Acting in Illinois
- Master's Degree in Acting in Illinois
- Doctoral Degree in Acting in Illinois
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,131 miles from location||University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign||Champaign||IL||49.1299||41%||43,881|
|6,104 miles from location||University of Illinois at Chicago||Chicago||IL||70.7646||34%||26,840|
|6,103 miles from location||DePaul University||Chicago||IL||35.6436||31%||25,072|
|6,162 miles from location||Northern Illinois University||Dekalb||IL||31.3806||29%||24,424|
|6,172 miles from location||Illinois State University||Normal||IL||37.9275||35%||21,184|
|6,182 miles from location||Southern Illinois University Carbondale||Carbondale||IL||29.5829||31%||20,350|
|6,106 miles from location||Northwestern University||Evanston||IL||92.7945||32%||19,853|
|6,103 miles from location||Loyola University Chicago||Chicago||IL||72.1483||15%||15,879|
|6,101 miles from location||University of Chicago||Chicago||IL||45.3883||36%||15,094|
|6,221 miles from location||Southern Illinois University Edwardsville||Edwardsville||IL||27.5134||33%||13,940|
|6,261 miles from location||Western Illinois University||Macomb||IL||32.0587||31%||12,679|
|6,103 miles from location||Columbia College Chicago||Chicago||IL||18.5129||n/a||12,127|
|6,127 miles from location||Eastern Illinois University||Charleston||IL||31.7637||32%||11,966|
|6,103 miles from location||Roosevelt University||Chicago||IL||22.8963||28%||7,306|
|6,103 miles from location||National-Louis University||Chicago||IL||13.8491||56%||6,385|
|6,125 miles from location||Lewis University||Romeoville||IL||29.2285||33%||5,847|
|6,205 miles from location||Bradley University||Peoria||IL||35.5501||24%||5,800|
|6,112 miles from location||Concordia University||River Forest||IL||24.8943||25%||5,049|
|6,113 miles from location||Dominican University||River Forest||IL||65.2729||34%||3,909|
|6,119 miles from location||Elmhurst College||Elmhurst||IL||64.8476||30%||3,363|
|6,215 miles from location||McKendree University||Lebanon||IL||59.0764||34%||3,284|
|6,129 miles from location||North Central College||Naperville||IL||64.8467||29%||2,798|
|6,253 miles from location||Augustana College||Rock Island||IL||33.5767||23%||2,472|
|6,170 miles from location||Millikin University||Decatur||IL||61.8731||28%||2,314|
|6,172 miles from location||Illinois Wesleyan University||Bloomington||IL||37.1422||29%||2,066|
|6,193 miles from location||Greenville College||Greenville||IL||55.1301||35%||1,576|
|6,114 miles from location||Lake Forest College||Lake Forest||IL||29.7867||25%||1,415|
|6,244 miles from location||Knox College||Galesburg||IL||71.7695||20%||1,407|
|6,175 miles from location||Rockford College||Rockford||IL||21.6186||23%||1,341|
|6,191 miles from location||Lincoln College||Lincoln||IL||21.2522||59%||1,304|
|6,238 miles from location||Illinois College||Jacksonville||IL||28.1533||32%||894|
|6,187 miles from location||Eureka College||Eureka||IL||16.9805||19%||766|
|6,244 miles from location||Principia College||Elsah||IL||39.7521||97%||527|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Producers and Directors +||1,670||$67,670||1.2%|
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