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Film Schools in Arizona

There are eight Arizona schools offering film programs. In 2010, 438 students graduated with degrees from Arizona film schools. 208 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 156 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 416 students graduate from programs in Arizona in film per year. This accounts for 4% of film students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 68 students graduated with film certificates, 156 with an associate's level degree, 208 with a bachelor's level degree, and six with a degree at the master's level.

Eight film schools are in this state. Out of these, three schools are private, while five schools are public. Tuition at a private film school varies from $17,586 to $26,235, while public film school tuitions are $8,237.

Average tuition for film programs is $16,616. The lowest tuition in this mountain state, which is $8,237 per year, is at the University of Arizona, while the highest tuition for film programs, which is $26,235 each year, is at Collins College.

Arizona film schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Film Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

On average, 416 students graduate from programs in Arizona in film per year. This accounts for 4% of film students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 68 students graduated with film certificates, 156 with an associate's level degree, 208 with a bachelor's level degree, and six with a degree at the master's level.

Film Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 54
  • Certificate 2007: 48
  • Certificate 2008: 134
  • Certificate 2009: 68
  • Certificate 2010: 68
  • Associate 2006: 47
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 126
  • Associate 2009: 166
  • Associate 2010: 156
  • Bachelor 2006: 12
  • Bachelor 2007: 68
  • Bachelor 2008: 134
  • Bachelor 2009: 116
  • Bachelor 2010: 208
  • Master 2006: 1
  • Master 2007: 1
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 6

Film Program Availability in Arizona

Schools in Arizona offer a total of 19 film programs. Of these programs, around 36.8% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Film Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 4

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture — Salary by Percentile

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18480
  • 25th Percentile: 32610
  • Median: 42810
  • 75th Percentile: 68470
  • 90th Percentile: 82680

Film and Video Editors — Salary by Percentile

Film and Video Editors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19420
  • 25th Percentile: 30280
  • Median: 38080
  • 75th Percentile: 49350
  • 90th Percentile: 75980

Motion Picture Projectionists — Salary by Percentile

Motion Picture Projectionists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16000
  • 25th Percentile: 17880
  • Median: 23460
  • 75th Percentile: 29690
  • 90th Percentile: 37180

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture — Employment Trend

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41530
  • Median Salary 2007: 41930
  • Median Salary 2008: 43210
  • Median Salary 2009: 61560
  • Median Salary 2010: 42810
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 210
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Film and Video Editors — Employment Trend

Film and Video Editors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36700
  • Median Salary 2007: 34150
  • Median Salary 2008: 37610
  • Median Salary 2009: 35940
  • Median Salary 2010: 38080
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Motion Picture Projectionists — Employment Trend

Motion Picture Projectionists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 15550
  • Median Salary 2007: 16000
  • Median Salary 2008: 19390
  • Median Salary 2009: 24220
  • Median Salary 2010: 23460
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Arizona vs National Film Employment

Arizona vs National Film Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 1.236% (570)

Film Schools in Arizona

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1. The Art Institute of Tucson - Tucson

5099 E. Grant Rd. #100
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520) 318-2719

Founded in 1996, the Art Institute of Tucson-Tucson is a for-profit 4-year institution. AI, which is 3.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Tucson, AZ. AI is one of several campuses. AI offers four degrees at the associates level and ten bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 477 students pursued degrees from the 11 programs at this college. This college offers subjects including web design, business, and photography. AI-Tucson is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. This college is one of 2 art colleges in Arizona.

2. Collins College

4750 S 44th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85040
(480) 966-3000

Collins College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Phoenix, AZ. It offers two programs in film. Specifically, this specialized school offers one associate's level degree in film to students and one film degree at the bachelor's level. 1,148 students seek degrees in 11 programs at this school, overall. It is the second largest institution in the state of Arizona offering film in terms of programs.

3. The Art Institute of Phoenix - Phoenix

2233 W Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021-2859
(602) 331-7500

The Art Institute of Phoenix-Phoenix offers one program in film and AI is near the center of the city. It is one of 2 art colleges in Arizona. AI-Phoenix is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering film programs.

4. Yavapai College

1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 445-7300

Yavapai College, which is 0.8 miles from the center of the city, is located in Prescott, AZ and it offers one program in film. This community college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. This college ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Arizona.

5. Pima Community College

401 North Bonita Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85709-5000
(520) 206-4500

Pima Community College, which is near the center of the city, is in Tucson, AZ. It offers two film programs. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in film and one degree at the associate's level in film. Overall, 36,823 students pursue degrees in 112 Pima Community College programs. It is the biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering film.

6. Scottsdale Community College

9000 E Chaparral Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
(480) 423-6000

Scottsdale Community College is in Scottsdale, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers three programs in film. Out of those, students are offered two certificates in film by this large college and one associate's level film degree. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the third oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering film programs.

7. Glendale Community College

6000 W Olive Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 845-3000

Glendale Community College offers one program in film and it is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in film.

8. The University of Arizona

1401 E University
Tucson, AZ 85721-0066
(520) 621-2211

The University of Arizona, which is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Tucson, AZ. Arizona offers two programs in film. Specifically, it offers one film degree at the bachelor's level to students and one film degree at the master's level. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this big university is the second largest institution in the state of Arizona offering film.

9. Prescott College

220 Grove Ave
Prescott, AZ 86301
(877) 350-2100

Prescott College is near the center of the city. It offers six programs in film. Out of those, students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in film by this school and three master's level degrees in film. Overall, 1,132 students seek degrees in 279 programs at this school. In terms of programs, this liberal arts college is the largest institution in the state of Arizona offering film.