Huntington Beach has a general population of 189,594 and an overall student population of 14,157. Approximately 13,978 of Huntington Beach's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Huntington Beach, by student population, is Golden West College. In 2010, Golden West College graduated approximately 14 students from its art program.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Huntington Beach in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Huntington Beach was $687 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Huntington Beach.
If you plan on staying in Huntington Beach after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Huntington Beach, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 artists in California were working in the greater Huntington Beach area. The government projects that the number of artists in Huntington Beach will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Huntington Beach is $62,660 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.