Compton has a total population of 93,493 and a student population of 6,776. Of these students, 6,691 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Compton's largest music school is El Camino College-Compton Center. In 2010, El Camino College-Compton Center graduated approximately 1 students from its music program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a music certificate from one of Compton's music schools. If you decide to attend a music school in Compton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $794.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for music related books and supplies each year.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Compton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 26,500 musicians working in California and 3,010 working in the greater Compton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of musicians in Compton will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.