Fergus Falls has a general population of 13,471 and an overall student population of 6,732. Approximately 6,732 of Fergus Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Fergus Falls, by student population, is Minnesota State Community and Technical College. In 2010, Minnesota State Community and Technical College graduated approximately 5 students from its music program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Fergus Falls in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,248 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Fergus Falls-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,248.
If you decide to work as a musician in Fergus Falls, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 musicians in Minnesota were working in the greater Fergus Falls area. Fergus Falls's musician workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Fergus Falls is $52,600 per year, which is the same as the average for musicians state-wide.