Fort Myers, Florida has 2 art schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in art. Fort Myers has a general population of 48,208 and an overall student population of 31,789. Approximately 13,524 of Fort Myers's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Fort Myers's largest art school is Southwest Florida College. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Art program at Southwest Florida College.
A reported 69 students graduated with credentials in art in Fort Myers in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fort Myers's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,679 per year in instate tuition and $31,938 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,155 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board at Fort Myers-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,503.
If you plan on staying in Fort Myers after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Fort Myers, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to decrease by 0% in Fort Myers. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965-6565
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