Taft has a total population of 6,400 and a student population of 7,031. Of these students, 7,031 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Taft, by student population, is Taft College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Art program at Taft College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an art degree from one of Taft's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at Taft's art schools was $8,406 per year for instate students and $13,296 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,545 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Taft. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,824 per year, on average, for room and board at Taft-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,460.
If you plan on staying in Taft after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Taft, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. The number of artists in Taft is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.