New Paltz has a total population of 6,034 and a student population of 7,907. Of these students, 7,907 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in New Paltz, the largest art school, by student population, is State University of New York at New Paltz. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from State University of New York at New Paltz with credentials in art.
In 2010, 110 students graduated with an art degree from one of New Paltz's art schools. If you decide to attend one of New Paltz's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,691 per year in instate tuition and $26,591 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in New Paltz. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in New Paltz, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in New Paltz will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.