Lancaster has a general population of 118,718 and an overall student population of 32,970. Approximately 15,705 of Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Lancaster's largest art school is Antelope Valley College. In 2010, Antelope Valley College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in art.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Lancaster in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,646 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Lancaster.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 artists in California were working in the greater Lancaster area. Lancaster's artist workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Lancaster is $69,170 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.