Boulder, Colorado has 2 art schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in art. Boulder has a general population of 94,673 and an overall student population of 34,443. Approximately 34,083 of Boulder's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
University of Colorado Boulder is the largest art school in Boulder, based on student population. Approximately 106 students graduated in 2010 from University of Colorado Boulder with credentials in art.
A total of 159 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Boulder in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Boulder's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $30,918 per year in instate tuition and $41,045 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,474 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,833 per year, on average, for room and board at Boulder-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Boulder, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 450 artists in Colorado. Of these artists, 30 were working in the greater Boulder area. The number of artists in Boulder is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Boulder, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,070 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.
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