Of the 1 art schools in Bedford, the largest art school, by student population, is Middlesex Community College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Art program at Middlesex Community College.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an art degree from one of Bedford's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,650 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for art related books and supplies each year.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bedford, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,250 artists working in Massachusetts and 660 working in the greater Bedford area in 2010. The number of artists in Bedford is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Bedford, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,530 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.