New Rochelle has a general population of 72,182 and an overall student population of 11,329. Approximately 4,859 of New Rochelle's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in New Rochelle, the largest art school, by student population, is The College of New Rochelle. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from The College of New Rochelle with credentials in art.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an art degree in New Rochelle. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,426 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in New Rochelle. And if you live on campus at one of the New Rochelle-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $9,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,026.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,080 artists working in New York and 2,410 working in the greater New Rochelle area in 2010. The government projects that the number of artists in New Rochelle will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in New Rochelle is $65,820 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.