With an overall population of 39,838 and a student population of 7,473, approximately 7,473 of Holyoke students attend one of Holyoke's schools that offer art programs.
Holyoke's largest art school is Holyoke Community College. In 2010, Holyoke Community College graduated approximately 41 students with credentials in art.
A total of 43 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Holyoke in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Holyoke, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,072.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Holyoke after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Holyoke, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 artists in Massachusetts were working in the greater Holyoke area. The number of artists in Holyoke is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Holyoke, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,260 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.