Elk River has a total population of 16,447 and a student population of 335. Of these students, 335 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Elk River's largest art school is Minnesota School of Business-Elk River and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). In 2010, Minnesota School of Business-Elk River graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in art.
In 2009 tuition at art schools in Elk River was $14,040 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,260 for art related books and supplies every year.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Elk River, your job prospects are average. There were 1,840 artists working in Minnesota and 630 working in the greater Elk River area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 8% in Elk River. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Elk River, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,080 per year. This is the same as the average salary for artists in the state.