Bridgewater has a general population of 6,664 and an overall student population of 10,774. Approximately 10,774 of Bridgewater's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Bridgewater's largest music school is Bridgewater State University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Music program at Bridgewater State University.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Bridgewater in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Bridgewater's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,473 per year in instate tuition and $26,613 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bridgewater-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bridgewater, your job prospects are not very good. The number of musicians in Bridgewater is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.