With an overall population of 4,228 and a student population of 13,068, approximately 9,171 of Old Westbury students attend one of Old Westbury's schools that offer art programs.
Old Westbury's largest art school is New York Institute of Technology. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Art program at New York Institute of Technology.
A total of 70 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Old Westbury in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Old Westbury, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,140.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,520 per year, on average, for room and board at Old Westbury-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,430.
If you plan on staying in Old Westbury after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Old Westbury, 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 Old Westbury area. Old Westbury's artist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Old Westbury, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,780 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.