Lookout Mountain has a total population of 1,617 and a student population of 1,367. Of these students, 1,367 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Lookout Mountain, the largest art school, by student population, is Covenant College. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Covenant College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an art degree in Lookout Mountain. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Lookout Mountain was $25,270 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,170 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Lookout Mountain, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,950 artists in Georgia, 40 were working in the greater Lookout Mountain area. The number of artists in Lookout Mountain is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Lookout Mountain is $30,850 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.