Wilmington, North Carolina has 2 art schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in art. Wilmington has a general population of 75,838 and an overall student population of 22,941. Approximately 21,925 of Wilmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
University of North Carolina-Wilmington is the largest art school in Wilmington, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Art program at University of North Carolina-Wilmington.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in art in Wilmington in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Wilmington's art schools was $15,960 per year for instate students and $26,842 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,097 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,798 per year, on average, for room and board at Wilmington-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,785.
If you plan on staying in Wilmington after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Wilmington, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Wilmington will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
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