Upland has a total population of 68,393 and a student population of 1,303. Of these students, 1,140 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Westwood College-Inland Empire is the largest art school in Upland, based on student population and is accredited by Westwood College is currently nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from Westwood College-Inland Empire with credentials in art.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with an art degree in Upland.
If you plan on staying in Upland after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Upland, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,700 artists in California. Of these artists, 80 were working in the greater Upland area. Upland's artist workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Upland is $68,220 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.