Geneseo has a total population of 7,579 and a student population of 5,660. Of these students, 5,660 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Geneseo, by student population, is SUNY at Geneseo. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Music program at SUNY at Geneseo.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a music degree in Geneseo. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,626 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Geneseo music schools was an average of $26,526 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Geneseo. And if you live on campus at one of the Geneseo-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $9,930 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Geneseo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 musicians in New York were working in the greater Geneseo area. Geneseo's musician workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.