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 music programs.
Appalachian State University is the largest music school in Boone, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 28 students graduated from the Music program at Appalachian State University.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a music degree in Boone. If you decide to attend one of Boone's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in instate tuition and $25,012 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Boone. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Boone is $43,070 per year, which is the same as the average for musicians state-wide.