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George Washington University, which is located in Washington, is the top-ranked school in Washington DC that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 17th in the country in 2010. 29 students graduated with a degree in acting from George Washington University in 2010. Students at George Washington University paid $42,905 per year in tuition fees.
American University, which is located in Washington, is the second-ranked school in Washington DC that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 23rd in the country in 2010. 9 students graduated with degree in acting from American University in 2010. American University charged in-state students $36,697 in tuition fees per year.
Howard University, which is located in Washington, is the third-ranked school in Washington DC that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 30th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 18 students graduated from Howard University acting program. The tuition rate at Howard University was $18,120 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Washington DC's acting schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $22,533 per year, though tuition can range from $42,905 per year to $7,000 per year. In 2010, the acting schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Washington DC were:
- George Washington University - located in Washington, students are charged $42,905 per year
- American University - located in Washington, students are charged $36,697 per year
- Catholic University of America - located in Washington, students are charged $33,780 per year
The acting schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Washington DC were:
- University of the District of Columbia - located in Washington, students are charged $7,000 per year
- National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts - located in Washington, students are charged $8,000 per year
- Gallaudet University - located in Washington, students are charged $11,226 per year
An acting degree from a Washington DC school... what next?
Most people who graduate from acting school in Washington DC go on to work as an actor. If you decide to work as an actor in Washington DC, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 560 Washington DC actors as of 2010. In Washington DC, the largest numbers of actors work in the following counties:
On average, an actor earns a salary of $0 per year in Washington DC state.
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Washington DC 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 Washington DC
- Master's Degree in Acting in Washington DC
- Certificate in Acting in Washington DC
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,530 miles from location||George Washington University||Washington||DC||82.7924||34%||25,061|
|5,532 miles from location||American University||Washington||DC||76.634||19%||12,241|
|5,529 miles from location||Howard University||Washington||DC||70.4017||32%||10,573|
|5,528 miles from location||Catholic University of America||Washington||DC||68.4008||22%||6,768|
|5,531 miles from location||University of the District of Columbia||Washington||DC||10.2521||n/a||4,960|
|5,527 miles from location||Gallaudet University||Washington||DC||26.4515||75%||1,488|
|5,531 miles from location||National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts||Washington||DC||43.1493||80%||31|
Curious what studying Acting gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Washington DC
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Producers and Directors +||1,350||$90,820||27.4%|
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