Alamosa has a total population of 7,960 and a student population of 3,121. Of these students, 3,121 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Alamosa, the largest art school, by student population, is Adams State College. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Art program at Adams State College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with an art degree from one of Alamosa's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at Alamosa's art schools was $15,989 per year for instate students and $25,133 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,749 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Alamosa. And if you live on campus at one of the Alamosa-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $7,160 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Alamosa, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 17% in Alamosa. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.