Rome has a general population of 34,980 and an overall student population of 12,418. Approximately 1,205 of Rome's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Shorter University is the largest art school in Rome, based on student population. In 2010, Shorter University graduated approximately 3 students from its art program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an art degree in Rome. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,300 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Rome. And if you live on campus at one of the Rome-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,050.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Rome, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 16% in Rome. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.