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Schools Offering Video Production Programs in Minnesota
Around 0.1% of Minnesota's graduates graduate from video production degree programs every year. That means an estimated 194 video producers graduate from Minnesota's 8 video production schools each year.
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which is located in Minneapolis, is the top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a video production program. It received a ranking of 14th in the country in 2010. 28 students graduated with a degree in video production from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities was $12,288 per year.
Carleton College, which was ranked 17th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a video production program. It is located in Northfield. In 2010, 12 students graduated from Carleton College video production program. Carleton College charged in-state students $41,304 in tuition fees per year.
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, which was ranked 17th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a video production program. It is located in Minneapolis. In 2010, 35 students graduated from Minneapolis College of Art and Design video production program. Minneapolis College of Art and Design charged in-state students $29,700 in tuition fees per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Minnesota's video production schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $18,516 per year, though tuition can range from $41,304 per year to $4,974 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Minnesota video production schools were charged at the following schools:
- Carleton College - located in Northfield, students are charged $41,304 per year
- Minneapolis College of Art and Design - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $29,700 per year
- Augsburg College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $28,864 per year
The following Minnesota video production schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Minneapolis Community and Technical College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,974 per year
- Saint Cloud State University - located in Saint Cloud, students are charged $6,660 per year
- Minnesota State University-Moorhead - located in Moorhead, students are charged $6,924 per year
A video production degree from a Minnesota school... what next?
A large number of Minnesota video production graduates become video producers. Minnesota had 180 video producers in 2010. The Minnesota counties with the largest populations of video producers are:
- Anoka County - 120 video producers
The government projects that by 2018, the number of video producers in the state of Minnesota will grow to 320. This would require a 4% growth in the profession.
A video producer in Minnesota makes an average of $45,410 per year. But, salaries for video producers can vary. In 2010, video producers made as little as less than $15,480 per year or as much as more than $68,280 per year in Minnesota. On average a video producer earns the most in the following Minnesota counties:
- Anoka County - $47,860 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Minnesota statistics regarding a career in video production and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as art or audio engineering.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Video Production in Minnesota
- Bachelor's Degree in Video Production in Minnesota
- Certificate in Video Production in Minnesota
Curious what studying Video Production gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Minnesota
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture||180||$45,410|
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