With an overall population of 17,299 and a student population of 1,178, approximately 1,178 of Takoma Park students attend one of Takoma Park's schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Takoma Park, by student population, is Washington Adventist University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Music program at Washington Adventist University.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a music degree in Takoma Park. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,480 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,780.
If you decide to work as a musician in Takoma Park, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,540 musicians in Maryland. Of these musicians, 40 were working in the greater Takoma Park area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Takoma Park will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.