Louisville has a general population of 256,231 and an overall student population of 48,950. Approximately 21,016 of Louisville's students are enrolled in schools that offer music therapy programs.
University of Louisville is the largest music therapy school in Louisville, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from University of Louisville with credentials in music therapy.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in music therapy in Louisville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,686 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Louisville music therapy schools was an average of $31,014 per year in 2009.
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 music therapy program in Louisville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,602 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,084.
Many music therapy graduates choose to work as music therapists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Louisville, your job prospects are good. The number of music therapists in Louisville is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for music therapists.