College Park has a general population of 24,657 and an overall student population of 37,195. Approximately 37,195 of College Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in College Park, by student population, is University of Maryland-College Park. Approximately 93 students graduated in 2010 from University of Maryland-College Park with credentials in art.
A reported 129 students graduated with credentials in art in College Park in 2010. If you decide to attend one of College Park's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,677 per year in instate tuition and $37,614 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,025 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,575 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,102.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in College Park, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 artists in Maryland were working in the greater College Park area. College Park's artist workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in College Park, you can expect to make an average salary of $82,360 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.