Oceanside has a total population of 161,029 and a student population of 13,660. Of these students, 13,537 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
MiraCosta College is the largest art school in Oceanside, based on student population. In 2010, MiraCosta College graduated approximately 3 students from its art program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in art in Oceanside in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Oceanside was $668 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 Oceanside after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Oceanside, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, of the 24,900 artists in California, 400 were working in the greater Oceanside area. Oceanside's artist workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Oceanside is $58,610 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.