With an overall population of 11,260 and a student population of 1,450, approximately 1,450 of Palos Heights students attend one of Palos Heights's schools that offer art programs.
Trinity Christian College is the largest art school in Palos Heights, based on student population. In 2010, Trinity Christian College graduated approximately 8 students from its art program.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Palos Heights in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Palos Heights, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,959.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Palos Heights-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $7,910 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 Palos Heights after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Palos Heights, which is the most popular art profession, are average. There were 1,710 artists working in Illinois and 760 working in the greater Palos Heights area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 10% in Palos Heights. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Palos Heights, 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.