South Hadley's largest music school is Mount Holyoke College. In 2010, Mount Holyoke College graduated approximately 3 students from its music program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a music degree in South Hadley. In 2009 tuition at music schools in South Hadley was $39,126 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in South Hadley after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in South Hadley, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 500 musicians in Massachusetts, 50 were working in the greater South Hadley area. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 4% in South Hadley. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in South Hadley is $36,320 per year, which is lower than the average for musicians state-wide.