Houghton has a general population of 1,748 and an overall student population of 1,336. Approximately 1,336 of Houghton's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Houghton, by student population, is Houghton College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Art program at Houghton College.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in art in Houghton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,440 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Houghton-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,340.
If you plan on staying in Houghton after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Houghton, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 6% in Houghton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.