If you are interested in pursuing music, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 music schools in Staten Island, New York.
The largest music school in Staten Island, by student population, is CUNY College of Staten Island. In 2010, CUNY College of Staten Island graduated approximately 9 students from its music program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in music in Staten Island in 2010. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Staten Island was $18,779 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $907 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $22,582.
If you plan on staying in Staten Island after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Staten Island, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. Staten Island's musician workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
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