Joliet has a general population of 106,221 and an overall student population of 18,860. Approximately 15,288 of Joliet's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Joliet, by student population, is Joliet Junior College. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Joliet Junior College with credentials in art.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in art in Joliet in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,790 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Joliet.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Joliet, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,710 artists in Illinois. Of these artists, 760 were working in the greater Joliet area. The number of artists in Joliet is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Joliet, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,260 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.