Hickory has a general population of 37,222 and an overall student population of 7,202. Approximately 1,674 of Hickory's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Lenoir-Rhyne University is the largest music school in Hickory, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Music program at Lenoir-Rhyne University.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a music degree in Hickory. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Hickory was $24,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,160 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hickory-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $8,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,210.