Lakeland has a general population of 78,452 and an overall student population of 8,123. Approximately 2,426 of Lakeland's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Lakeland's largest art school is Florida Southern College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Art program at Florida Southern College.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in art in Lakeland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,795 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,242 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,128.
If you decide to work as an artist in Lakeland, your job prospects are not very good. Lakeland's artist workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.