Johnstown has a general population of 8,511 and an overall student population of 2,732. Approximately 2,732 of Johnstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Johnstown, the largest art school, by student population, is Fulton-Montgomery Community College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Art program at Fulton-Montgomery Community College.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an art degree from one of Johnstown's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at Johnstown's art schools was $14,738 per year for instate students and $17,932 per year for out of state students.
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 at one of the Johnstown-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,238.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Johnstown, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Johnstown will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.