Fall River has a total population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601. Of these students, 8,767 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Fall River, by student population, is Bristol Community College. In 2010, Bristol Community College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with an art degree in Fall River. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,578 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Fall River, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,250 artists in Massachusetts, 30 were working in the greater Fall River area. The government projects that the number of artists in Fall River will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Fall River, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,810 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.