With an overall population of 39,684 and a student population of 2,736, approximately 2,472 of Rock Island students attend one of Rock Island's schools that offer art programs.
Rock Island's largest art school is Augustana College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Art program at Augustana College.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an art degree from one of Rock Island's art schools. If you decide to attend a art school in Rock Island, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,326.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,503.
If you decide to work as an artist in Rock Island, your job prospects are average. The number of artists in Rock Island is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.