With an overall population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673, approximately 9,673 of Dobbs Ferry students attend one of Dobbs Ferry's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Dobbs Ferry, the largest art school, by student population, is Mercy College. Approximately 25 students graduated in 2010 from Mercy College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an art degree in Dobbs Ferry. If you decide to attend a art school in Dobbs Ferry, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,490.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Dobbs Ferry. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
If you decide to work as an artist in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,080 artists in New York, 2,410 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 5% in Dobbs Ferry. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Dobbs Ferry is $65,820 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.