There are 2 art schools in Whittier, California. With an overall population of 83,680 and a student population of 24,983, approximately 24,525 of Whittier students attend one of Whittier's schools that offer art programs.
Whittier's largest art school is Whittier College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Art program at Whittier College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with an art degree from one of Whittier's art schools. If you decide to attend a art school in Whittier, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,449.
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 art program in Whittier. And if you live on campus at one of the Whittier-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $9,704 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,155.
If you decide to work as an artist in Whittier, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 24,900 artists in California. Of these artists, 4,460 were working in the greater Whittier area. The government projects that the number of artists in Whittier will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Whittier is $69,170 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.
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