With an overall population of 14,533 and a student population of 537, approximately 537 of Melville students attend one of Melville's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Melville, the largest art school, by student population, is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Art program at SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Melville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,959 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for art related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Melville after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Melville, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,090 artists in New York, 130 were working in the greater Melville area. The number of artists in Melville is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Melville is $33,780 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.