San Mateo has a total population of 92,482 and a student population of 11,310. Of these students, 11,310 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Of the 1 music schools in San Mateo, the largest music school, by student population, is College of San Mateo. In 2010, College of San Mateo graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in music.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in music in San Mateo in 2010. In 2009 tuition at music schools in San Mateo was $780 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in San Mateo.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Mateo, your job prospects are not very good. There were 26,500 musicians working in California and 730 working in the greater San Mateo area in 2010. The government projects that the number of musicians in San Mateo will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.