With an overall population of 11,917 and a student population of 6,854, approximately 5,175 of Bemidji students attend one of Bemidji's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Bemidji, the largest art school, by student population, is Bemidji State University. In 2010, Bemidji State University graduated approximately 41 students from its art program.
In 2010, 43 students graduated with an art degree in Bemidji. If you decide to attend a art school in Bemidji, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $7,202.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Bemidji. And if you live on campus at one of the Bemidji-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $6,240 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,290.
If you plan on staying in Bemidji after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Bemidji, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 4% in Bemidji. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.