With an overall population of 41,464 and a student population of 8,315, approximately 8,087 of Gilroy students attend one of Gilroy's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Gilroy, the largest art school, by student population, is Gavilan College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Gavilan College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an art degree in Gilroy. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $677 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Gilroy.
If you plan on staying in Gilroy after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Gilroy, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, there were 24,900 artists in California. Of these artists, 560 were working in the greater Gilroy area. The government projects that the number of artists in Gilroy will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Gilroy is $79,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.