Glen Ellyn has a general population of 26,999 and an overall student population of 27,083. Approximately 27,083 of Glen Ellyn's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
College of DuPage is the largest art school in Glen Ellyn, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Art program at College of DuPage.
A reported 53 students graduated with credentials in art in Glen Ellyn in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Glen Ellyn was $3,712 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,463 for art related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Glen Ellyn after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Glen Ellyn, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, there were 1,710 artists in Illinois. Of these artists, 760 were working in the greater Glen Ellyn area. Glen Ellyn's artist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Glen Ellyn, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,260 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.