Hayward, California has 2 music schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in music. Hayward has a general population of 140,030 and an overall student population of 32,761. Approximately 30,124 of Hayward's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Of the 2 music schools in Hayward, the largest music school, by student population, is California State University-East Bay. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from California State University-East Bay with credentials in music.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a music degree in Hayward. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,931 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hayward music schools was an average of $32,091 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,686 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,218 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,499.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hayward, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,400 musicians in California, 360 were working in the greater Hayward area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Hayward will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
As a musician in Hayward, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,460 per year. This is the same as the average salary for musicians in the state.
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