The largest music school in La Jolla, by student population, is University of California-San Diego. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from University of California-San Diego with credentials in music.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in La Jolla in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at La Jolla's music schools was $24,940 per year for instate students and $47,609 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,560 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the La Jolla-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $11,057 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,346.
If you plan on staying in La Jolla after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in La Jolla, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. La Jolla's musician workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.