With an overall population of 121,578 and a student population of 8,257, approximately 2,438 of Hartford students attend one of Hartford's schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Hartford, by student population, is Trinity College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Music program at Trinity College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a music degree in Hartford. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Hartford was $40,840 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,560 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a musician in Hartford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,170 musicians in Connecticut. Of these musicians, 220 were working in the greater Hartford area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Hartford will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.