Fredonia has a total population of 10,706 and a student population of 5,775. Of these students, 5,775 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Fredonia's largest music school is SUNY at Fredonia. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Music program at SUNY at Fredonia.
A reported 44 students graduated with credentials in music in Fredonia in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Fredonia's music schools was $18,801 per year for instate students and $26,701 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Fredonia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,630 per year, on average, for room and board at Fredonia-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Fredonia after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Fredonia, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. There were 4,230 musicians working in New York and 140 working in the greater Fredonia area in 2010. The government projects that the number of musicians in Fredonia will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Fredonia is $40,900 per year, which is the same as the average for musicians state-wide.