Film, Video & Photographic Arts at SUNY New Paltz
SUNY New Paltz is located in New Paltz, New York and approximately 7,489 students attend the school each year. Of the 1,919 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from SUNY New Paltz in 2021, 9 of them were film, video and photographic arts majors.
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.
SUNY New Paltz Film, Video & Photographic Arts Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Film
SUNY New Paltz Film, Video & Photographic Arts Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks film programs across the country. The following shows how SUNY New Paltz performed in these rankings.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The film major at SUNY New Paltz 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.
|Most Focused Film, Video & Photographic Arts Master’s Degree Schools||82|
|Best Value Film, Video & Photographic Arts Schools||88|
|Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Schools||232|
Film Student Demographics at SUNY New Paltz
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the film majors at SUNY New Paltz.
SUNY New Paltz Film, Video & Photographic Arts Bachelor’s Program
About 56% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in film at SUNY New Paltz are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 7% more racial-ethnic minorities in its film bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a bachelor's in film.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
- Design & Applied Arts
- Drama & Theater Arts
- General Visual & Performing Arts
- Fine & Studio Arts
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 NY, the home state for SUNY New Paltz.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Producers and Directors||26,110||$115,610|
|Art, Drama, and Music Professors||11,530||$99,870|
|Film and Video Editors||4,590||$92,170|
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By crz4mets2 under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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