Gunnison has a general population of 5,409 and an overall student population of 2,237. Approximately 2,237 of Gunnison's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Western State College of Colorado is the largest art school in Gunnison, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Art program at Western State College of Colorado.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with an art degree from one of Gunnison's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at Gunnison's art schools was $18,725 per year for instate students and $25,881 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,456 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Gunnison after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Gunnison, which is the most popular art profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 17% in Gunnison. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.