Film in Utah

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Schools Offering Film Programs in Utah


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Utah students graduate with degrees in film. Thus, Utah's 4 film schools put out approximately 122 film professionals each year.

Top Schools

University of Utah, which is located in Salt Lake City, is the top-ranked school in Utah that has a film program. It received a ranking of 27th in the country in 2010. 55 students graduated with a degree in film from University of Utah in 2010. University of Utah charged in-state students $6,272 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Utah with a film program is Brigham Young University, which is located in Provo. In 2010, it was ranked 56th nationwide. In 2010, 61 students graduated from Brigham Young University film program. Brigham Young University charged in-state students $4,420 in tuition fees per year.

Salt Lake Community College, which was ranked 56th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a film program. It is located in Salt Lake City. 6 students graduated with degree in film from Salt Lake Community College in 2010. Tuition at Salt Lake Community College was $2,932 per year.

Cost

Film schools in Utah, charge students an average tuition of $7,778 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $17,488 per year, or as little as $2,932 per year. The Utah film schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. The Art Institute of Salt Lake City - located in Draper, students are charged $17,488 per year
  2. University of Utah - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $6,272 per year
  3. Brigham Young University - located in Provo, students are charged $4,420 per year

The following Utah film schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Salt Lake Community College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,932 per year
  2. Brigham Young University - located in Provo, students are charged $4,420 per year
  3. University of Utah - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $6,272 per year

A film degree from an Utah school... what next?

In Utah, the largest numbers of film professional work in the following counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - 310 film professionals
  2. Juab County

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 1,120 film professionals will be working in Utah. This would require the number of film professional to grow by 23%.

Salary

On average, film professionals earn $30,237 per year. In 2010, however, some Utah film professional earned as little as less than $17,600 per year or as much as more than $71,170 per year. The following counties in Utah have the highest average salaries for film professionals:

  1. Juab County - $52,880 per year
  2. Salt Lake County - $43,505 per year

Film professionals in the following counties in Utah make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Salt Lake County - $43,505 per year
  2. Juab County - $52,880 per year

On average, the highest paid film professionals in Utah were:

  1. Camera Operator - $52,020 per year
  2. Exhibit Designer - $38,690 per year
  3. Actor - per year

On average, the lowest paid film professionals in Utah were:

  1. Exhibit Designer - $38,690 per year
  2. Actor - per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in film in Utah and to compare salaries with various related fields such as design or art, 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 Film in Utah
  • Bachelor's Degree in Film in Utah
  • Master's Degree in Film in Utah

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,364 miles from location Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City UT 17.6641 n/a 34,966
7,356 miles from location Brigham Young University Provo UT 43.6667 77% 34,130
7,357 miles from location University of Utah Salt Lake City UT 72.974 59% 29,284
7,364 miles from location The Art Institute of Salt Lake City Draper UT 12.4212 100% 439
 

Curious what studying Film gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Utah

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture + 160 $52,020 -5.9%
2
Actors + 140 n/a -63.2%
3
Set and Exhibit Designers + 100 $38,690 100.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are film related jobs in Utah