With an overall population of 18,544 and a student population of 2,404, approximately 2,157 of Morristown students attend one of Morristown's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Morristown, the largest art school, by student population, is College of Saint Elizabeth. In 2010, College of Saint Elizabeth graduated approximately 5 students from its art program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Morristown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,058 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Morristown. And if you live on campus at one of the Morristown-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $10,904 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,414.
If you plan on staying in Morristown after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Morristown, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,400 artists in New Jersey. Of these artists, 110 were working in the greater Morristown area. The number of artists in Morristown is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Morristown is $51,210 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.