Boone has a total population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968. Of these students, 16,968 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Boone, the largest art school, by student population, is Appalachian State University. Approximately 52 students graduated in 2010 from Appalachian State University with credentials in art.
In 2010, 164 students graduated with an art degree in Boone. Tuition in 2009 at Boone's art schools was $14,391 per year for instate students and $25,012 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Boone. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Boone after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Boone, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. Boone's artist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.