With an overall population of 57,686 and a student population of 5,066, approximately 1,202 of Dubuque students attend one of Dubuque's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Dubuque, by student population, is Clarke University. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Clarke University with credentials in art.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Dubuque in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Dubuque was $23,520 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,040 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Dubuque. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,840 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,160.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dubuque, your job prospects are not very good. Dubuque's artist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.