Macomb has a total population of 18,558 and a student population of 12,679. Of these students, 12,679 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Western Illinois University is the largest art school in Macomb, based on student population. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Western Illinois University with credentials in art.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in art in Macomb in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Macomb's art schools was $21,692 per year for instate students and $25,081 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Macomb, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of artists in Macomb will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.