With an overall population of 17,954 and a student population of 8,119, approximately 8,119 of Oswego students attend one of Oswego's schools that offer music programs.
Oswego's largest music school is SUNY College at Oswego. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Music program at SUNY College at Oswego.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Oswego in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Oswego's music schools was $19,226 per year for instate students and $27,126 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Oswego. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board at Oswego-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,656.
If you decide to work as a musician in Oswego, your job prospects are not very good. There were 16,670 musicians working in New York and 180 working in the greater Oswego area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 3% in Oswego. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.