Canton has a general population of 5,882 and an overall student population of 5,721. Approximately 2,401 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
St Lawrence University is the largest art school in Canton, based on student population. In 2010, St Lawrence University graduated approximately 25 students from its art program.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an art degree in Canton. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Canton was $39,765 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,160 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Canton, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Canton will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.