There are 2 art schools in Hickory, North Carolina. Hickory has a total population of 37,222 and a student population of 7,202. Of these students, 7,202 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Hickory's largest art school is Catawba Valley Community College. In 2010, Catawba Valley Community College graduated approximately 11 students from its art program.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with an art degree from one of Hickory's art schools. If you decide to attend a art school in Hickory, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,965.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,155 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Hickory. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,540 per year, on average, for room and board at Hickory-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,392.
If you decide to work as an artist in Hickory, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 6% in Hickory. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
2550 Hwy 70 SE, Hickory, North Carolina 28602-0699
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625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory, North Carolina 28601