Brunswick has a total population of 14,816 and a student population of 1,777. Of these students, 1,777 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Bowdoin College is the largest art school in Brunswick, based on student population. In 2010, Bowdoin College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an art degree in Brunswick. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Brunswick was $40,020 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,880 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 artists in Maine were working in the greater Brunswick area. Brunswick's artist workforce is projected to decrease by -11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Brunswick is $30,980 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for artists.