Delaware has a general population of 25,243 and an overall student population of 2,208. Approximately 1,893 of Delaware's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Delaware, by student population, is Ohio Wesleyan University. In 2010, Ohio Wesleyan University graduated approximately 19 students from its art program.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in art in Delaware in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Delaware, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,030.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Delaware. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,224 per year, on average, for room and board at Delaware-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Delaware after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Delaware, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. There were 1,010 artists working in Ohio and 160 working in the greater Delaware area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 1% in Delaware. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Delaware, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,440 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.