South Orange has a total population of 16,964 and a student population of 9,616. Of these students, 9,616 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in South Orange, by student population, is Seton Hall University. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Art program at Seton Hall University.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in South Orange in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in South Orange was $30,470 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the South Orange-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
If you decide to work as an artist in South Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 artists in New Jersey were working in the greater South Orange area. The number of artists in South Orange is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in South Orange, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.