Middletown has a general population of 43,167 and an overall student population of 6,062. Approximately 3,148 of Middletown's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Wesleyan University is the largest music school in Middletown, based on student population. In 2010, Wesleyan University graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in music.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a music degree from one of Middletown's music schools. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Middletown was $40,092 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,333 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,040 per year, on average, for room and board at Middletown-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a musician in Middletown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 musicians in Connecticut were working in the greater Middletown area. Middletown's musician workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.