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Schools Offering Acting Programs in California
Stanford University, which is located in Stanford, is the top-ranked school in California that has a acting program. It received a ranking of 2nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 9 students graduated from Stanford University's acting program. The tuition rate at Stanford University was $40,172 per year.
University of California-Berkeley, which was ranked 5th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in California that has a acting program. It is located in Berkeley. In 2010, University of California-Berkeley graduated 31 students from its acting program. University of California-Berkeley charged in-state students $10,940 in tuition fees per year.
The third-ranked school in California with a acting program is University of California-Los Angeles, which is located in Los Angeles. In 2010, it was ranked 5th nationwide. 98 students graduated with degree in acting from University of California-Los Angeles in 2010. University of California-Los Angeles charged in-state students $10,781 in tuition fees per year.
Acting schools in California, charge students an average tuition of $9,419 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $41,130 per year, or as little as $624 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at California acting schools were charged at the following schools:
- Pitzer College - located in Claremont, students are charged $41,130 per year
- University of Southern California - located in Los Angeles, students are charged $41,022 per year
- Occidental College - located in Los Angeles, students are charged $40,939 per year
The acting schools in California that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- San Joaquin Delta College - located in Stockton, students are charged $624 per year
- West Hills College Coalinga - located in Coalinga, students are charged $624 per year
- American River College - located in Sacramento, students are charged $644 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional California 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.
- Associate's Degree in Acting in California
- Bachelor's Degree in Acting in California
- Master's Degree in Acting in California
- Doctoral Degree in Acting in California
- Certificate in Acting in California
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Producers and Directors||20,190||$126,360||49.9%|
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