Fort Wayne has a general population of 205,727 and an overall student population of 32,948. Approximately 13,675 of Fort Wayne's students are enrolled in schools that offer music therapy programs.
The largest music therapy school in Fort Wayne, by student population, is Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Music Therapy program at Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in music therapy in Fort Wayne in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fort Wayne's music therapy schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,897 per year in instate tuition and $30,493 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for music therapy related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,620 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,476.
After graduating with your credentials in music therapy, if you decide to work as a music therapist in Fort Wayne, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of music therapists is expected to increase by 20% in Fort Wayne. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for music therapists.