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Film, Video & Photographic Arts at Point Park University

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Film, Video & Photographic Arts at Point Park University

If you are interested in studying film, video and photographic arts, you may want to check out the program at Point Park University. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

Point Park is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and has a total student population of 3,591. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 37 students received a bachelor's degree in film from Point Park.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Film, Video & Photographic Arts section at the bottom of this page.

Point Park Film, Video & Photographic Arts Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Film

Point Park Film, Video & Photographic Arts Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the film progam at Point Park compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The film major at Point Park is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Film, Video & Photographic Arts. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Film, Video & Photographic Arts Bachelor’s Degree Schools 86
Best Value Film, Video & Photographic Arts Bachelor’s Degree Schools 170

How Much Do Film Graduates from Point Park Make?

The median salary of film students who receive their bachelor's degree at Point Park is $22,008. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $23,085 for all film students.


Film Student Demographics at Point Park

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the film majors at Point Park University.

Point Park Film, Video & Photographic Arts Bachelor’s Program

43% Women
5% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
The film program at Point Park awarded 37 bachelor's degrees in 2020-2021. About 57% of these degrees went to men with the other 43% going to women.


About 92% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in film at Point Park are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Point Park University with a bachelor's in film.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 34
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Point Park also has a doctoral program available in film. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Film Grads May Go Into

A degree in film can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Point Park University.

Occupation Jobs in PA Average Salary in PA
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 5,050 $80,740
Producers and Directors 2,700 $76,050
Photographers 1,740 $34,790
Communications Professors 1,280 $76,720
Television, Video, and Motion Picture Camera Operators 870 $46,350


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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