Joliet has a general population of 106,221 and an overall student population of 18,860. Approximately 3,352 of Joliet's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Joliet, by student population, is University of St Francis. In 2010, University of St Francis graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in music.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in music in Joliet in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,698 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Joliet. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,938 per year, on average, for room and board at Joliet-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,118.
If you plan on staying in Joliet after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Joliet, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 musicians in Illinois were working in the greater Joliet area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Joliet will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for musicians.