Film Schools in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago is located in Cook county and has a population of 2,896,016.

Film schools in Chicago charged students an average tuition of $15,380.00 if they were Illinois residents, and $16,992.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.

Books and supplies for film schools in Chicago cost an average of $1,479.00. Students who live on campus while attending a film school in Chicago, can expect to pay an average of $9,011.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,869.00. There are five film colleges in Chicago for students to choose from. Film programs in Chicago reportedly graduated 564 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.

Film Schools in Chicago

University of Chicago

5801 S Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL, 60637

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Film / Cinema Studies
  • Masters in Film / Cinema Studies
  • PhD in Film / Cinema Studies

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $38,550.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $38,550.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $11,697.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): Not Available

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 921
  • Average aid received per student: $20,579.00

Columbia College Chicago

600 South Michigan
Chicago, IL, 60605

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Cinematography and Film / Video Production
  • Masters in Cinematography and Film / Video Production

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $18,490.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $18,490.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $12,360.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $12,360.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 1,533
  • Average aid received per student: $6,926.00

DePaul University

55 E Jackson
Chicago, IL, 60604

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Cinematography and Film / Video Production
  • Masters in Cinematography and Film / Video Production

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $26,765.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $26,765.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $10,617.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $10,617.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 1,994
  • Average aid received per student: $13,716.00

University of Illinois at Chicago

601 S Morgan
Chicago, IL, 60607

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Cinematography and Film / Video Production
  • Masters in Cinematography and Film / Video Production
  • Bachelors in Film / Video and Photographic Arts

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $8,342.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $20,732.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $9,435.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $10,480.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 2,442
  • Average aid received per student: $9,439.00

The Illinois Institute of Art-Chicago

350 N Orleans St
Chicago, IL, 60654

Programs Offered

  • Bachelors in Cinematography and Film / Video Production
  • Bachelors in Film / Video and Photographic Arts

Costs

  • Tuition (in-state): $22,512.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $22,512.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): $0.00
  • Room & Board (off campus): $13,596.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 515
  • Average aid received per student: $3,383.00

Film Salary in Chicago

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Multi-Media Artists and Animators$63,410.00730
Set and Exhibit Designers$47,920.00320
ActorsNot available950
Producers and Directors$71,220.001,090
Editors$56,540.004,540
Writers and Authors$64,030.001,320
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians$40,940.00900
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture$44,360.00400
Film and Video Editors$65,930.00560

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