The largest art school in Manchester, by student population, is Manchester Community College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Manchester Community College with credentials in art.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in art in Manchester in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Manchester was $3,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Manchester.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Manchester, your job prospects are average. There were 980 artists working in Connecticut and 220 working in the greater Manchester area in 2010. Manchester's artist workforce is projected to 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 Manchester is $50,680 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.