With an overall population of 3,954 and a student population of 5,849, approximately 2,319 of Alfred students attend one of Alfred's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Alfred, by student population, is Alfred University. Approximately 113 students graduated in 2010 from Alfred University with credentials in art.
A total of 140 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Alfred in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Alfred, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,246.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Alfred-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $11,174 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alfred, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Alfred will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.