South Lake Tahoe has a total population of 23,609 and a student population of 3,206. Of these students, 3,206 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in South Lake Tahoe, by student population, is Lake Tahoe Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Art program at Lake Tahoe Community College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in South Lake Tahoe in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in South Lake Tahoe was $687 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for art related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in South Lake Tahoe after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in South Lake Tahoe, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, there were 24,900 artists in California. Of these artists, 80 were working in the greater South Lake Tahoe area. The government projects that the number of artists in South Lake Tahoe will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in South Lake Tahoe, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.