Greenville has a general population of 60,476 and an overall student population of 27,955. Approximately 27,654 of Greenville's students are enrolled in schools that offer music therapy programs.
The largest music therapy school in Greenville, by student population, is East Carolina University. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from East Carolina University with credentials in music therapy.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a music therapy degree from one of Greenville's music therapy schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,502 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Greenville music therapy schools was an average of $27,336 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,075 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music therapy program in Greenville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,702.
If you plan on staying in Greenville after graduating from music therapy school, you should know that job prospects for music therapists in Greenville, which is the most popular music therapy profession, are average. Greenville's music therapist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for music therapists.