With an overall population of 21,675 and a student population of 22,544, approximately 22,389 of Kennesaw students attend one of Kennesaw's schools that offer art programs.
Kennesaw State University is the largest art school in Kennesaw, based on student population. Approximately 51 students graduated in 2010 from Kennesaw State University with credentials in art.
A total of 51 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Kennesaw in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,553 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kennesaw art schools was an average of $27,245 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,017 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Kennesaw, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,950 artists in Georgia, 580 were working in the greater Kennesaw area. The government projects that the number of artists in Kennesaw will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Kennesaw is $54,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.