Kilgore has a general population of 11,301 and an overall student population of 6,375. Approximately 6,375 of Kilgore's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Kilgore's largest art school is Kilgore College. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Kilgore College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with an art degree in Kilgore. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,330 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kilgore art schools was an average of $11,194 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,813 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kilgore-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $3,980 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,350.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Kilgore, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 15% in Kilgore. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.