Of the 1 music schools in Wilkes Barre, the largest music school, by student population, is Wilkes University. In 2010, Wilkes University graduated approximately 0 students from its music program.
If you decide to attend a music school in Wilkes Barre, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,010.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Wilkes Barre. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Wilkes Barre-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,060.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Wilkes Barre, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to decrease by -7% in Wilkes Barre. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.