Union has a total population of 54,405 and a student population of 17,065. Of these students, 15,051 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Union, by student population, is Kean University. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Music program at Kean University.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a music degree from one of Union's music schools. Tuition in 2009 at Union's music schools was $25,184 per year for instate students and $29,819 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Union. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,237 per year, on average, for room and board at Union-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,204.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Union is $57,310 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for musicians.