Delaware has a general population of 25,243 and an overall student population of 2,208. Approximately 1,893 of Delaware's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Ohio Wesleyan University is the largest music school in Delaware, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Music program at Ohio Wesleyan University.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a music degree in Delaware. If you decide to attend a music school in Delaware, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,030.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Delaware. And if you live on campus at one of the Delaware-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $9,224 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Delaware after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Delaware, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 musicians in Ohio were working in the greater Delaware area. The number of musicians in Delaware is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.