Richmond has a total population of 27,152 and a student population of 16,268. Of these students, 16,268 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Richmond's largest art school is Eastern Kentucky University. Approximately 44 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Kentucky University with credentials in art.
A reported 44 students graduated with credentials in art in Richmond in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,592 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Richmond art schools was an average of $26,560 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Richmond, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in Richmond is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.