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Film Schools in Iowa

There are three Iowa schools offering film programs. In 2010, 90 students graduated from programs at Iowa film schools. 77 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 11 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

132 students graduate from programs in this state in film, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of film students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 77 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in film, 11 with a master's level degree, and two with a degree at the doctorate level.

Three film schools are in this state. Out of these, while two schools are private, one school is public. Tuition at a public film school is $7,417, while tuition at a private film school varies from $20,980 to $23,330.

Average tuition for film programs is $12,151. While the highest tuition for film programs, which is $23,330 per year, is at Northwestern College, the lowest tuition in this midwestern state, which is $7,417 every year, is at the University of Iowa.

Iowa schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for film students.

Film Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

132 students graduate from programs in this state in film, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of film students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 77 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in film, 11 with a master's level degree, and two with a degree at the doctorate level.

Film Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 62
  • Bachelor 2007: 61
  • Bachelor 2008: 150
  • Bachelor 2009: 70
  • Bachelor 2010: 77
  • Master 2006: 9
  • Master 2007: 8
  • Master 2008: 20
  • Master 2009: 6
  • Master 2010: 11
  • Doctorate 2006: 2
  • Doctorate 2007: 3
  • Doctorate 2008: 4
  • Doctorate 2009: 2
  • Doctorate 2010: 2

Film Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in Iowa offer a total of seven programs in film. Of these programs, approximately 57.1% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Film Program Availability in Iowa

  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 1

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 17220
  • 25th Percentile: 20430
  • Median: 33940
  • 75th Percentile: 46300
  • 90th Percentile: 53720

Film and Video Editors — Salary by Percentile

Film and Video Editors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18370
  • 25th Percentile: 21840
  • Median: 31500
  • 75th Percentile: 45610
  • 90th Percentile: 52990

Motion Picture Projectionists — Salary by Percentile

Motion Picture Projectionists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15740
  • 25th Percentile: 15990
  • Median: 17830
  • 75th Percentile: 21420
  • 90th Percentile: 24220

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 26890
  • Median Salary 2007: 35510
  • Median Salary 2008: 44440
  • Median Salary 2009: 36740
  • Median Salary 2010: 33940
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Film and Video Editors — Employment Trend

Film and Video Editors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27420
  • Median Salary 2007: 29410
  • Median Salary 2008: 44200
  • Median Salary 2009: 34500
  • Median Salary 2010: 31500
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Motion Picture Projectionists — Employment Trend

Motion Picture Projectionists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 13450
  • Median Salary 2007: 14560
  • Median Salary 2008: 16020
  • Median Salary 2009: 16560
  • Median Salary 2010: 17830
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Iowa vs National Film Employment

Iowa vs National Film Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 0.845% (390)

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1. Graceland University - Lamoni

1 University Place
Lamoni, IA 50140
(641) 784-5000

Graceland University-Lamoni is located in Lamoni, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in film. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in film.

2. Northwestern College

101 Seventh St SW
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 707-7000

Northwestern College is located in Orange City, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one film program. Overall, 1,243 students seek degrees in 46 Northwestern programs. This liberal arts college is the fourth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering film.

3. The University of Iowa

101 Jessup Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1316
(319) 335-3500

The University of Iowa is located in the center of Iowa City. It offers five film programs. Out of those, it offers students two bachelor's level film degrees, two film degrees at the master's level, and one doctorate level film degree. 29,518 students seek degrees in 413 UI programs, overall. UI is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering film in terms of programs.