Saratoga Springs has a total population of 26,186 and a student population of 17,195. Of these students, 2,727 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Skidmore College is the largest music school in Saratoga Springs, based on student population. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Skidmore College with credentials in music.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Saratoga Springs in 2010. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Saratoga Springs was $40,420 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,304 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Saratoga Springs-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $10,776 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Saratoga Springs, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 musicians in New York were working in the greater Saratoga Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 3% in Saratoga Springs. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.