Film Acting Schools in The Midwest - 2018 Ranking

In 2018, we ranked 27 schools offering acting majors in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

Our team ranks DePaul University (Chicago, IL), Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN), and Webster University (Saint Louis, MO) the top three film acting schools in the Midwest.

See the best 25 film acting colleges in the Midwest below or narrow your search by program, state, or city in the Midwest. You might also want to look at the recent ranking of the best theatre schools and colleges in the Midwest.

Top 25 film acting schools in the Midwest:

DePaul University - Film School Ranking
1. DePaul University

Chicago, IL, 2 film acting programs

Purdue University - Film School Ranking
2. Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN, 1 film acting program

Webster University - Film School Ranking
3. Webster University

Saint Louis, MO, 1 film acting program

Ohio University - Film School Ranking
4. Ohio University

Athens, OH, 2 film acting programs

Roosevelt University - Film School Ranking
5. Roosevelt University

Chicago, IL, 2 film acting programs

Stephens College - Film School Ranking
6. Stephens College

Columbia, MO, 2 film acting programs

Columbia College Chicago - Film School Ranking
7. Columbia College Chicago

Chicago, IL, 1 film acting program

Bradley University - Film School Ranking
8. Bradley University

Peoria, IL, 2 film acting programs

Central Michigan University - Film School Ranking
9. Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI, 2 film acting programs

University of Northern Iowa - Film School Ranking
10. University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA, 2 film acting programs

University of Illinois at Chicago - Film School Ranking
11. University of Illinois

Chicago, IL, 1 film acting program

Viterbo University - Film School Ranking
12. Viterbo University

La Crosse, WI, 1 film acting program

Western Michigan University - Film School Ranking
13. Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI, 2 film acting programs

Baldwin Wallace University - Film School Ranking
14. Baldwin Wallace University

Berea, OH, 2 film acting programs

Oakland University - Film School Ranking
15. Oakland University

Rochester Hills, MI, 1 film acting program

Wright State University - Film School Ranking
16. Wright State University

Dayton, OH, 1 film acting program

Lindenwood University - Film School Ranking
17. Lindenwood University

Saint Charles, MO, 2 film acting programs

College of The Ozarks - Film School Ranking
18. College of the Ozarks

Point Lookout, MO, 1 film acting program

Park University - Film School Ranking
19. Park University

Parkville, MO, 1 film acting program

Creighton University - Film School Ranking
20. Creighton University

Omaha, NE, 2 film acting programs

Otterbein University - Film School Ranking
21. Otterbein University

Westerville, OH, 1 film acting program

Augsburg College - Film School Ranking
22. Augsburg College

Minneapolis, MN, 2 film acting programs

Illinois Wesleyan University - Film School Ranking
23. Illinois Wesleyan University

Bloomington, IL, 2 film acting programs

Nebraska Wesleyan University - Film School Ranking
24. Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln, NE, 2 film acting programs

Dordt College - Film School Ranking
25. Dordt College

Sioux Center, IA, 1 film acting program

Acting schools in the Midwest by state:

Schools by State6 Film Acting Schools in Illinois1 Film Acting Schools in Indiana2 Film Acting Schools in IowaNo Film Acting Schools in Kansas4 Film Acting Schools in Michigan1 Film Acting Schools in Minnesota5 Film Acting Schools in Missouri2 Film Acting Schools in NebraskaNo Film Acting Schools in North Dakota4 Film Acting Schools in OhioNo Film Acting Schools in South Dakota2 Film Acting Schools in Wisconsin

Film acting schools in other regions:

Northeast: 32 schools
South: 27 schools
West: 18 schools

Popular film school cities in the Midwest:

in Illinois:
Bloomington: 1 school
Carbondale: 1 school
Chicago: 7 schools
Elgin: 1 school
Elsah: 1 school
Evanston: 1 school
Peoria: 1 school
Schaumburg: 1 school
University Park: 1 school
in Indiana:
Greencastle: 1 school
Huntington: 1 school
Upland: 1 school
West Lafayette: 1 school
in Iowa:
Cedar Falls: 1 school
Cedar Rapids: 1 school
Fairfield: 1 school
Iowa City: 1 school
Sioux Center: 1 school
Sioux City: 1 school
in Kansas:
Lawrence: 1 school
Winfield: 1 school
in Michigan:
Allendale: 1 school
Ann Arbor: 2 schools
Bay City: 1 school
Berrien Springs: 1 school
Bloomfield Hills: 1 school
Dearborn: 1 school
Detroit: 1 school
East Lansing: 1 school
Flint: 1 school
Grand Rapids: 4 schools
Kalamazoo: 1 school
Lansing: 1 school
Livonia: 1 school
Marquette: 1 school
Mount Pleasant: 1 school
Rochester Hills: 1 school
Southfield: 1 school
Spring Arbor: 1 school
Ypsilanti: 1 school
in Minnesota:
Brainerd: 1 school
Minneapolis: 5 schools
Moorhead: 1 school
Northfield: 1 school
Saint Cloud: 1 school
Saint Paul: 1 school
in Missouri:
Columbia: 2 schools
Kansas City: 1 school
Parkville: 1 school
Point Lookout: 1 school
Saint Charles: 2 schools
Saint Joseph: 1 school
Saint Louis: 2 schools
in Nebraska:
Lincoln: 2 schools
Omaha: 2 schools
in Ohio:
Athens: 1 school
Berea: 1 school
Bowling Green: 1 school
Cincinnati: 2 schools
Cleveland: 3 schools
Columbus: 2 schools
Dayton: 1 school
Gambier: 1 school
Granville: 1 school
Kirtland: 1 school
Mansfield: 1 school
Oberlin: 1 school
Toledo: 1 school
Westerville: 1 school
in Wisconsin:
Beloit: 1 school
La Crosse: 1 school
Madison: 1 school
Milwaukee: 3 schools © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology