Kalispell has a total population of 14,223 and a student population of 2,501. Of these students, 2,501 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Kalispell, the largest art school, by student population, is Flathead Valley Community College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Flathead Valley Community College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an art certificate from one of Kalispell's art schools. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Kalispell was $3,496 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Kalispell after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Kalispell, which is the most popular art profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 artists in Montana were working in the greater Kalispell area. The number of artists in Kalispell is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Kalispell is $20,750 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for artists.