Pomona has a general population of 149,473 and an overall student population of 26,534. Approximately 22,273 of Pomona's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Pomona, by student population, is California State Polytechnic University-Pomona. In 2010, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona graduated approximately 44 students with credentials in music.
A total of 44 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Pomona in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Pomona's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,907 per year in instate tuition and $29,067 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,741 per year, on average, for room and board at Pomona-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,550.
If you decide to work as a musician in Pomona, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 26,500 musicians in California. Of these musicians, 3,010 were working in the greater Pomona area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Pomona will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.