Seattle Film Institute


Tuition & Fees

Seattle Film Institute is located in Seattle, Washington. It is a small private for-profit school and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 80 undergraduate students enrolled.

Most students major in Visual and Performing Arts. 70% of students graduate.



🗺 3210 16th Avenue W
Seattle, Washington 98119
State Washington
Mission MISSION AND SUPPORTING OBJECTIVES The Mission of the Seattle Film Institute is to serve students, employers, and the community through education for filmmaking careers by providing students with the knowledge, skills, tools, and hands-on experience that are needed: • To pursue a professional career • To follow their own creative path • To furnish a foundation in filmmaking for individual and collaborative work in the visual realm and the world of media. The Supporting Objectives of the Seattle Film Institute: To Serve the Student: • By providing education focused on both technical and conceptual skills. • By providing faculty with field-specific and professional experience. • By providing a career-oriented curriculum that develops a culture of collaboration. • By providing assistance with the transition to employment in their chosen career fields. To Serve the Employer: • By providing graduates who have the skills necessary to establish careers and perform the tasks required in the workplace and understand the professional and career responsibilities of their chosen field. To Serve the Community: • By providing access to educational choices in areas that are underserved or unavailable in the community. • By providing the community access to the educational resources of Seattle Film Institute through continuing education classes and workshops and access to the facility and its resources


Graduation Rate

Graduation Rate
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
Women Graduation Rate


Can you afford to attend Seattle Film Institute?
Published Tuition & Fees
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
How much debt will you graduate with?
Seattle Film Institute Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Seattle Film Institute Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $30,240
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $30,240
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Return on Education

What's the return on the cost of your education?
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.


Student-Faculty Ratio
students per faculty

Graduate School

Can you go to grad school at Seattle Film Institute?
Highest degree: Master's degree


Undergraduate Focus
Total Students
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students

Student Diversity

Who will be your classmates?
of undergraduates
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
More Men

Seattle Film Institute has more male students than female students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 186 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 54 women.

International Students
of undergraduates
Undergraduate Student Diversity at Seattle Film Institute
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Seattle Film Institute study?
Seattle Film Institute Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Most students study Visual and Performing Arts at Seattle Film Institute.


Undergraduate Transfers
34% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate

Seattle Film Institute has around 27 students who transfer into the school each year. This is on the higher end at approximately 34% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Seattle Film Institute as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Seattle, Washington

City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Washington

Presidential Election Results of 2016

Politically, Washington tends to be More Democratic. In the 2016 Presidential election, 53% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 37% voted for the Republican party, and 5% voted for neither.

Undergrad Focus
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