With an overall population of 2,854 and a student population of 640, approximately 640 of Hillsboro students attend one of Hillsboro's schools that offer music programs.
Hillsboro's largest music school is Tabor College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Tabor College with credentials in music.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,660 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Hillsboro. And if you live on campus at one of the Hillsboro-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $6,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 180 musicians in Kansas, 130 were working in the greater Hillsboro area. The number of musicians in Hillsboro is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
As a musician in Hillsboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,140 per year. This is the same as the average salary for musicians in the state.