Merced has a total population of 63,893 and a student population of 13,945. Of these students, 10,446 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Merced College is the largest music school in Merced, based on student population. In 2010, Merced College graduated approximately 1 students from its music program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Merced in 2010. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Merced was $658 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for music related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a musician in Merced, your job prospects are not very good. The number of musicians in Merced is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.