Gainesville has a total population of 25,578 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,760 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Gainesville, the largest art school, by student population, is Brenau University. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Brenau University with credentials in art.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Gainesville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Gainesville was $19,356 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Gainesville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,772 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,056.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Gainesville, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 16% in Gainesville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.