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2021 Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Schools in New Jersey

5 Colleges
$22,333 Avg Salary
$25,594 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts School for You

In 2018-2019, 131 degrees and certificates were awarded to film, video and photographic arts students who went to a New Jersey college or university. This makes it the #111 most popular major in the state.

Today's students have lots of options to pick from when considering higher education opportunities. You're no longer limited to schools in your local area, either, since online programs are becoming more prevalent. Or you may find the programs at a trade school to be a better alternative for you.

Along with in-depth profiles of schools and the programs they offer, Course Advisor has created the Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Schools in New Jersey to help you in your search for the best school for you. This report analyzed 5 schools in New Jersey to see which ones offered the best programs for students.

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2021 Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Schools in New Jersey

The colleges and universities below are the best for film majors pursuing a .

Top New Jersey Schools in Film

Our analysis found Rutgers University - New Brunswick to be the best school for film, video and photographic arts students who want to pursue a degree in New Jersey. Located in the city of New Brunswick, Rutgers New Brunswick is a public school with a fairly large student population.

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The excellent programs at Rutgers University - Newark helped the school earn the #2 place on this year’s ranking of the best film, video and photographic arts schools in New Jersey. Located in the large city of Newark, Rutgers Newark is a public school with a large student population.

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#3

Montclair State University

Montclair, NJ

A rank of #3 on this year’s list means Montclair State University is a great place for film, video and photographic arts students. Montclair State is a very large public school located in the suburb of Montclair.

While working on their degree, film majors at Montclair State accumulate an average of around $26,782 in student debt. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $278, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus. It ranked #4 on our 2021 Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Schools in New Jersey list. Located in the suburb of Madison, FDU is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

The average amount in student loans that film majors at FDU take out is $25,000. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $259.

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#5

New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ

A rank of #5 on this year’s list means New Jersey City University is a great place for film, video and photographic arts students. NJCU is a medium-sized public school located in the city of Jersey City.

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Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

Explore all the Best Film, Video & Photographic Arts Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
New York 2,073
Pennsylvania 622
Maryland 136
District of Columbia 122
Delaware 18

Film, Video & Photographic Arts is one of 9 different types of programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Fine & Studio Arts 40,751
Design & Applied Arts 36,179
Music 26,968
Drama & Theater Arts 17,726
General Visual & Performing Arts 5,720

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 5 schools only.

  • Read more about our ranking methodology.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).

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