Los Alamos has a total population of 11,909 and a student population of 683. Of these students, 683 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is the largest art school in Los Alamos, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Art program at University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Los Alamos in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,380 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Los Alamos art schools was an average of $15,588 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $920 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,913 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,634.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Los Alamos, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 13% in Los Alamos. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.