Monterey Park has a general population of 60,051 and an overall student population of 35,717. Approximately 35,717 of Monterey Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Monterey Park, the largest art school, by student population, is East Los Angeles College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Art program at East Los Angeles College.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Monterey Park in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Monterey Park was $722 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for art related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Monterey Park after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Monterey Park, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 artists in California were working in the greater Monterey Park area. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 8% in Monterey Park. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Monterey Park is $69,170 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.