Rockville has a total population of 47,388 and a student population of 26,323. Of these students, 26,147 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Rockville, by student population, is Montgomery College. In 2010, approximately 50 students graduated from the Art program at Montgomery College.
In 2010, 113 students graduated with an art degree from one of Rockville's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,092 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $650 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Rockville.
If you decide to work as an artist in Rockville, your job prospects are good. There were 1,370 artists working in Maryland and 230 working in the greater Rockville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 14% in Rockville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Rockville is $58,720 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.