With an overall population of 77,515 and a student population of 7,984, approximately 7,984 of Yuma students attend one of Yuma's schools that offer music programs.
Of the 1 music schools in Yuma, the largest music school, by student population, is Arizona Western College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Music program at Arizona Western College.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Yuma in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,854 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Yuma music schools was an average of $18,414 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,343 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Yuma. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,140 per year, on average, for room and board at Yuma-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,949.
If you decide to work as a musician in Yuma, your job prospects are not very good. The number of musicians in Yuma is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.