With an overall population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968, approximately 16,968 of Boone students attend one of Boone's schools that offer liberal arts programs.
Appalachian State University is the largest liberal arts school in Boone, based on student population. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 21 students from its liberal arts program.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a liberal arts degree in Boone. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boone liberal arts schools was an average of $25,012 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Boone. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a liberal arts professional in Boone is $50,950 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for liberal arts professionals.