New Paltz has a general population of 6,034 and an overall student population of 7,907. Approximately 7,907 of New Paltz's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in New Paltz, by student population, is State University of New York at New Paltz. In 2010, State University of New York at New Paltz graduated approximately 16 students from its music program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in music in New Paltz in 2010. If you decide to attend one of New Paltz's music 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, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for music related books and supplies each year. 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.
If you decide to work as a musician in New Paltz, your job prospects are not very good. The number of musicians in New Paltz is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.