There are 3 art schools in Irvine, California. Irvine has a general population of 143,072 and an overall student population of 49,470. Approximately 43,000 of Irvine's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 3 art schools in Irvine, the largest art school, by student population, is University of California-Irvine. In 2010, approximately 99 students graduated from the Art program at University of California-Irvine.
A reported 162 students graduated with credentials in art in Irvine in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,279 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Irvine art schools was an average of $42,613 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,627 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Irvine. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,322 per year, on average, for room and board at Irvine-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,167.
If you decide to work as an artist in Irvine, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 24,900 artists in California. Of these artists, 510 were working in the greater Irvine area. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 8% in Irvine. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Irvine, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,660 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.
Irvine, California 92697
5500 Irvine Center Drive, Irvine, California 92618-0301
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1530 Concordia West, Irvine, California 92612-3203