Elmira has a total population of 30,940 and a student population of 1,703. Of these students, 1,634 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Elmira, the largest art school, by student population, is Elmira College. In 2010, Elmira College graduated approximately 4 students from its art program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an art degree from one of Elmira's art schools. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Elmira was $34,850 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $450 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elmira-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $10,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Elmira, your job prospects are not very good. Elmira's artist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.