There are 2 music schools in Santa Clara, California. Santa Clara has a general population of 102,361 and an overall student population of 21,145. Approximately 19,800 of Santa Clara's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Santa Clara, by student population, is Santa Clara University. In 2010, Santa Clara University graduated approximately 7 students from its music program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a music degree from one of Santa Clara's music schools. If you decide to attend a music school in Santa Clara, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,349.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,013 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Santa Clara-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $11,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,473.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Santa Clara, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 42 musicians in California were working in the greater Santa Clara area. Santa Clara's musician workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
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