Santa Maria has a general population of 77,423 and an overall student population of 11,636. Approximately 11,070 of Santa Maria's students are enrolled in schools that offer liberal arts programs.
Santa Maria's largest liberal arts school is Allan Hancock College. In 2010, approximately 711 students graduated from the Liberal Arts program at Allan Hancock College.
A reported 733 students graduated with credentials in liberal arts in Santa Maria in 2010. In 2009 tuition at liberal arts schools in Santa Maria was $782 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for liberal arts related books and supplies each year.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a liberal arts professional in Santa Maria is $86,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for liberal arts professionals.