With an overall population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760, approximately 6,453 of Plattsburgh students attend one of Plattsburgh's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Plattsburgh, the largest art school, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, approximately 58 students graduated from the Art program at SUNY College at Plattsburgh.
In 2010, 58 students graduated with an art degree from one of Plattsburgh's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,645 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Plattsburgh art schools was an average of $25,545 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Plattsburgh-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Plattsburgh, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 6% in Plattsburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.