If you are interested in pursuing art, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 art schools in Southfield, Michigan. With an overall population of 78,296 and a student population of 7,938, approximately 5,323 of Southfield students attend one of Southfield's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 2 art schools in Southfield, the largest art school, by student population, is Specs Howard School of Media Arts. In 2010, Specs Howard School of Media Arts graduated approximately 106 students from its art program.
In 2010, 124 students graduated with an art certificate from one of Southfield's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,008 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,319 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,353 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,185.
If you decide to work as an artist in Southfield, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 920 artists in Michigan, 230 were working in the greater Southfield area. The government projects that the number of artists in Southfield will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Southfield is $65,910 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.
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