Binghamton has a total population of 47,380 and a student population of 21,906. Of these students, 14,709 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Binghamton's largest art school is SUNY at Binghamton. In 2010, SUNY at Binghamton graduated approximately 30 students from its art program.
In 2010, 54 students graduated with an art degree in Binghamton. Tuition in 2009 at Binghamton's art schools was $19,175 per year for instate students and $27,075 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,614 per year, on average, for room and board at Binghamton-based art schools. 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 Binghamton, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 6% in Binghamton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.