Plainfield has a general population of 47,829 and an overall student population of 763. Approximately 52 of Plainfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Plainfield, by student population, is duCret School of Arts. In 2010, duCret School of Arts graduated approximately 4 students from its art program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in art in Plainfield in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Plainfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $7,980.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for art related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Plainfield after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Plainfield, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 artists in New Jersey were working in the greater Plainfield area. The government projects that the number of artists in Plainfield will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Plainfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.