Murray has a total population of 14,950 and a student population of 10,117. Of these students, 10,071 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Murray's largest art school is Murray State University. In 2010, Murray State University graduated approximately 33 students from its art program.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Murray in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Murray's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,210 per year in instate tuition and $26,470 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Murray. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,562 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Murray after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Murray, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Murray will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.