Cortland has a general population of 18,740 and an overall student population of 7,322. Approximately 7,322 of Cortland's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Cortland's largest art school is SUNY College at Cortland. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from SUNY College at Cortland with credentials in art.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Cortland in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Cortland's art schools was $19,575 per year for instate students and $27,475 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Cortland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,030 per year, on average, for room and board at Cortland-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cortland after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Cortland, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. The number of artists in Cortland is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.