Jacksonville has a general population of 8,404 and an overall student population of 9,351. Approximately 9,351 of Jacksonville's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Jacksonville's largest music school is Jacksonville State University. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Music program at Jacksonville State University.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a music degree from one of Jacksonville's music schools. If you decide to attend one of Jacksonville's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,378 per year in instate tuition and $21,370 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,204 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Jacksonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Jacksonville-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,876.
If you decide to work as a musician in Jacksonville, your job prospects are average. Jacksonville's musician workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.