Flagstaff has a total population of 52,894 and a student population of 27,916. Of these students, 23,597 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Flagstaff's largest music school is Northern Arizona University. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated approximately 10 students from its music program.
A reported 33 students graduated with credentials in music in Flagstaff in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Flagstaff's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,755 per year in instate tuition and $30,981 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $916 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Flagstaff. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,872 per year, on average, for room and board at Flagstaff-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,892.
If you plan on staying in Flagstaff after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Flagstaff, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 2% in Flagstaff. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.