Belleville has a general population of 41,410 and an overall student population of 14,458. Approximately 14,440 of Belleville's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Belleville's largest art school is Southwestern Illinois College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Art program at Southwestern Illinois College.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in art in Belleville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Belleville was $2,380 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,008 for art related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as an artist in Belleville, your job prospects are average. There were 1,710 artists working in Illinois and 130 working in the greater Belleville area in 2010. Belleville's artist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Belleville is $55,270 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.