Waleska has a total population of 616 and a student population of 1,123. Of these students, 1,123 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Waleska, the largest art school, by student population, is Reinhardt University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Art program at Reinhardt University.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an art degree from one of Waleska's art schools. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Waleska was $16,670 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $850 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Waleska. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,272 per year, on average, for room and board at Waleska-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waleska, your job prospects are good. There were 2,950 artists working in Georgia and 580 working in the greater Waleska area in 2010. The number of artists in Waleska is expected 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 Waleska is $54,340 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.