Glenwood Springs has a total population of 7,736 and a student population of 5,763. Of these students, 5,741 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Glenwood Springs, the largest art school, by student population, is Colorado Mountain College. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Colorado Mountain College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with an art degree from one of Glenwood Springs's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,509 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Glenwood Springs art schools was an average of $17,309 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Glenwood Springs-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $7,040 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Glenwood Springs, your job prospects are good. Glenwood Springs's artist workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.