Mount Prospect has a total population of 56,265 and a student population of 593. Of these students, 44 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Christian Life College is the largest music school in Mount Prospect, based on student population. In 2010, Christian Life College graduated approximately 0 students from its music program.
In 2009 tuition at music schools in Mount Prospect was $10,070 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $550 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,326.
If you plan on staying in Mount Prospect after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Mount Prospect, 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 Mount Prospect area. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 5% in Mount Prospect. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for musicians.