The largest art school in Summerdale, by student population, is Central Penn College and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Art program at Central Penn College.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Summerdale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,845 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Summerdale-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $6,285 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,245.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Summerdale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 artists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Summerdale area. Summerdale's artist workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Summerdale, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,760 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.