With an overall population of 1,693 and a student population of 3,740, approximately 3,740 of Wesson students attend one of Wesson's schools that offer art programs.
Copiah-Lincoln Community College is the largest art school in Wesson, based on student population. In 2010, Copiah-Lincoln Community College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an art degree from one of Wesson's art schools. If you decide to attend a art school in Wesson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,820.
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 Wesson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,050 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,285.
If you plan on staying in Wesson after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Wesson, which is the most popular art profession, are average. In 2010, there were 150 artists in Mississippi. Of these artists, 40 were working in the greater Wesson area. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 10% in Wesson. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Wesson, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,640 per year. This is the same as the average salary for artists in the state.