Crystal Lake has a total population of 38,000 and a student population of 7,065. Of these students, 6,811 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Crystal Lake's largest art school is McHenry County College. In 2010, McHenry County College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an art degree in Crystal Lake. If you decide to attend a art school in Crystal Lake, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,684.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Crystal Lake.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Crystal Lake, your job prospects are average. There were 1,710 artists working in Illinois and 760 working in the greater Crystal Lake area in 2010. The number of artists in Crystal Lake is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Crystal Lake is $57,260 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.