Utica has a general population of 60,651 and an overall student population of 13,663. Approximately 6,667 of Utica's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Utica's largest art school is Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Art program at Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with an art degree in Utica. Tuition in 2009 at Utica's art schools was $16,664 per year for instate students and $20,014 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Utica-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,654.
If you decide to work as an artist in Utica, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Utica will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.