Ypsilanti has a total population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893. Of these students, 22,893 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Eastern Michigan University is the largest art school in Ypsilanti, based on student population. In 2010, Eastern Michigan University graduated approximately 74 students with credentials in art.
A total of 119 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Ypsilanti in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ypsilanti's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,114 per year in instate tuition and $33,019 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Ypsilanti. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board at Ypsilanti-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are not very good. Ypsilanti's artist workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.