San Angelo has a general population of 88,439 and an overall student population of 6,630. Approximately 6,387 of San Angelo's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Angelo State University is the largest art school in San Angelo, based on student population. In 2010, Angelo State University graduated approximately 17 students from its art program.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an art degree from one of San Angelo's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at San Angelo's art schools was $16,695 per year for instate students and $23,343 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in San Angelo. And if you live on campus at one of the San Angelo-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $6,407 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,288.
If you plan on staying in San Angelo after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in San Angelo, which is the most popular art profession, are good. The number of artists in San Angelo is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.