With an overall population of 90,205 and a student population of 8,897, approximately 8,897 of Gresham students attend one of Gresham's schools that offer art programs.
Mt Hood Community College is the largest art school in Gresham, based on student population. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Mt Hood Community College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an art degree from one of Gresham's art schools. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Gresham was $3,521 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,230 for art related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an artist in Gresham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 440 artists in Oregon. Of these artists, 360 were working in the greater Gresham area. The number of artists in Gresham is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Gresham is $61,560 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for artists.