With an overall population of 15,680 and a student population of 3,245, approximately 3,245 of Albemarle students attend one of Albemarle's schools that offer art programs.
Albemarle's largest art school is Stanly Community College. In 2010, Stanly Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an art degree in Albemarle. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,720 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $975 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Albemarle.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Albemarle, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in Albemarle is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.