With an overall population of 4,022 and a student population of 7,241, approximately 7,241 of Thatcher students attend one of Thatcher's schools that offer music programs.
Thatcher's largest music school is Eastern Arizona College. In 2010, Eastern Arizona College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in music.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a music degree in Thatcher. Tuition in 2009 at Thatcher's music schools was $11,538 per year for instate students and $18,138 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $885 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,075 per year, on average, for room and board at Thatcher-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,049.
If you plan on staying in Thatcher after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Thatcher, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. Thatcher's musician workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.