Romeoville has a general population of 21,153 and an overall student population of 5,847. Approximately 5,847 of Romeoville's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Romeoville, the largest art school, by student population, is Lewis University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Lewis University with credentials in art.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Romeoville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Romeoville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board at Romeoville-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,890.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Romeoville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,710 artists in Illinois, 760 were working in the greater Romeoville area. Romeoville'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Romeoville is $57,260 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.