Hobbs has a general population of 28,657 and an overall student population of 2,841. Approximately 2,313 of Hobbs's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Hobbs, the largest art school, by student population, is New Mexico Junior College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from New Mexico Junior College with credentials in art.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,280 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hobbs art schools was an average of $9,400 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,008 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Hobbs-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,696.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Hobbs, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of artists in Hobbs will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.