With an overall population of 635 and a student population of 527, approximately 527 of Elsah students attend one of Elsah's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Elsah, the largest art school, by student population, is Principia College. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Art program at Principia College.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in art in Elsah in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Elsah was $23,040 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elsah-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $8,730 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Elsah after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Elsah, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, there were 1,710 artists in Illinois. Of these artists, 130 were working in the greater Elsah area. The number of artists in Elsah 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 Elsah is $55,270 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.