With an overall population of 23,347 and a student population of 4,854, approximately 4,796 of Clinton students attend one of Clinton's schools that offer art programs.
Mississippi College is the largest art school in Clinton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Art program at Mississippi College.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with an art degree from one of Clinton's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,290 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Clinton. And if you live on campus at one of the Clinton-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,025.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Clinton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 150 artists in Mississippi. Of these artists, 40 were working in the greater Clinton area. Clinton's artist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Clinton is $39,640 per year, which is the same as the average for artists state-wide.