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 music programs.
Kennesaw's largest music school is Kennesaw State University. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Music program at Kennesaw State University.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in music from music 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 music schools was an average of $27,245 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Kennesaw. And if you live on campus at one of the Kennesaw-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $8,017 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Kennesaw, your job prospects are average. There were 2,080 musicians working in Georgia and 490 working in the greater Kennesaw area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 10% in Kennesaw. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.