There are 2 art schools in Saratoga Springs, New York. Saratoga Springs has a general population of 26,186 and an overall student population of 17,195. Approximately 17,052 of Saratoga Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Saratoga Springs, by student population, is SUNY Empire State College. Approximately 135 students graduated in 2010 from SUNY Empire State College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 194 students graduated with an art degree in Saratoga Springs. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Saratoga Springs was $22,807 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,403 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,776 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,449.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Saratoga Springs, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 artists in New York were working in the greater Saratoga Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 5% in Saratoga Springs. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Saratoga Springs, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,670 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.