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Schools Offering Acting Programs in Tennessee
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The top-ranked school in Tennessee that has a acting program is Vanderbilt University. Vanderbilt University, which was ranked 11th in the country in 2010, is located in Nashville. In 2010, Vanderbilt University graduated 1 students from its acting program. Tuition at Vanderbilt University was $39,930 per year.
The second-ranked school in Tennessee with a acting program is Rhodes College, which is located in Memphis. In 2010, it was ranked 26th nationwide. In 2010, 7 students graduated from Rhodes College acting program. Rhodes College charged in-state students $34,580 in tuition fees per year.
Sewanee-The University of the South, which was ranked 26th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Tennessee that has a acting program. It is located in Sewanee. In 2010, Sewanee-The University of the South graduated 3 students from its acting programs. Sewanee-The University of the South charged in-state students $35,862 in tuition fees per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Tennessee's acting schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $17,884 per year, though tuition can range from $39,930 per year to $3,290 per year. In 2010, the acting schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Tennessee were:
- Vanderbilt University - located in Nashville, students are charged $39,930 per year
- Sewanee-The University of the South - located in Sewanee, students are charged $35,862 per year
- Rhodes College - located in Memphis, students are charged $34,580 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Tennessee acting schools were charged at the following schools:
- Chattanooga State Community College - located in Chattanooga, students are charged $3,290 per year
- Tennessee State University - located in Nashville, students are charged $5,704 per year
- East Tennessee State University - located in Johnson City, students are charged $5,823 per year
An acting degree from a Tennessee school... what next?
A large number of Tennessee acting graduates become actors. Tennessee had 240 actors in 2010. The Tennessee counties with the largest populations of actors are:
- Bledsoe County - 80 actors
The government projects that the number of actors in Tennessee will grow by 18%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 330 actors working in Tennessee.
An actor in Tennessee makes an average of $0 per year.
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Tennessee statistics regarding a career in acting and to compare salaries with a variety of 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 Tennessee
- Master's Degree in Acting in Tennessee
- Certificate in Acting in Tennessee
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,885 miles from location||The University of Tennessee||Knoxville||TN||37.7035||42%||29,934|
|6,021 miles from location||Middle Tennessee State University||Murfreesboro||TN||31.4044||54%||25,188|
|6,221 miles from location||University of Memphis||Memphis||TN||60.1414||55%||21,424|
|5,800 miles from location||East Tennessee State University||Johnson City||TN||27.8697||51%||14,421|
|6,046 miles from location||Vanderbilt University||Nashville||TN||89.4282||41%||12,506|
|5,959 miles from location||The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga||Chattanooga||TN||26.5907||42%||10,526|
|5,956 miles from location||Chattanooga State Community College||Chattanooga||TN||8.14202||n/a||9,431|
|6,048 miles from location||Tennessee State University||Nashville||TN||25.6895||43%||8,824|
|6,046 miles from location||Belmont University||Nashville||TN||32.452||40%||5,424|
|5,935 miles from location||Lee University||Cleveland||TN||27.2407||73%||4,262|
|6,161 miles from location||Union University||Jackson||TN||31.802||42%||3,916|
|6,046 miles from location||Lipscomb University||Nashville||TN||29.1907||34%||3,413|
|6,044 miles from location||Trevecca Nazarene University||Nashville||TN||24.3487||42%||2,476|
|5,862 miles from location||Carson-Newman College||Jefferson City||TN||26.138||23%||2,150|
|6,148 miles from location||Freed-Hardeman University||Henderson||TN||29.4285||64%||2,027|
|5,790 miles from location||King College||Bristol||TN||25.809||36%||1,804|
|6,224 miles from location||Rhodes College||Memphis||TN||73.7165||20%||1,673|
|5,994 miles from location||Sewanee-The University of the South||Sewanee||TN||73.5956||24%||1,543|
|6,018 miles from location||Cumberland University||Lebanon||TN||50.551||52%||1,355|
|5,944 miles from location||Bryan College||Dayton||TN||61.2373||54%||1,148|
|5,886 miles from location||Maryville College||Maryville||TN||59.7129||27%||1,102|
|6,159 miles from location||Lambuth University||Jackson||TN||21.2477||43%||654|
|6,047 miles from location||Fisk University||Nashville||TN||25.7742||15%||650|
|5,908 miles from location||Hiwassee College||Madisonville||TN||42.181||40%||138|
Curious what studying Acting gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Tennessee
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Producers and Directors +||1,090||$79,470||1.9%|
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