With an overall population of 58,748 and a student population of 20,408, approximately 11,391 of Marietta students attend one of Marietta's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Marietta, by student population, is Chattahoochee Technical College. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Chattahoochee Technical College with credentials in art.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Marietta in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Marietta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,792.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Marietta.
If you plan on staying in Marietta after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Marietta, which is the most popular art profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 artists in Georgia were working in the greater Marietta area. Marietta's artist workforce is projected to 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 Marietta is $54,340 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.