Monrovia has a general population of 36,929 and an overall student population of 465. Approximately 465 of Monrovia's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Monrovia, by student population, is Mt Sierra College and is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Art program at Mt Sierra College.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in art in Monrovia in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Monrovia was $17,136 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $3,606 for art related books and supplies each year.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monrovia, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 artists in California were working in the greater Monrovia area. Monrovia'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 Monrovia is $69,170 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.