There are 2 art schools in Long Beach, California. Long Beach has a total population of 461,522 and a student population of 66,287. Of these students, 63,451 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Long Beach's largest art school is California State University-Long Beach. In 2010, approximately 214 students graduated from the Art program at California State University-Long Beach.
A reported 461 students graduated with credentials in art in Long Beach in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,052 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Long Beach art schools was an average of $31,212 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,002.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Long Beach, your job prospects are average. There were 24,900 artists working in California and 4,460 working in the greater Long Beach area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 8% in Long Beach. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Long Beach is $69,170 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.
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