With an overall population of 6,664 and a student population of 10,774, approximately 10,774 of Bridgewater students attend one of Bridgewater's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Bridgewater, the largest art school, by student population, is Bridgewater State University. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Art program at Bridgewater State University.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with an art degree in Bridgewater. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,473 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bridgewater art schools was an average of $26,613 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
If you plan on staying in Bridgewater after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Bridgewater, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. Bridgewater's artist workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.