Kent has a total population of 27,906 and a student population of 25,349. Of these students, 25,127 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Kent's largest art school is Kent State University at Kent. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Art program at Kent State University at Kent.
In 2010, 159 students graduated with an art degree in Kent. Tuition in 2009 at Kent's art schools was $21,920 per year for instate students and $29,612 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,280 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Kent. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Kent-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Kent, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,010 artists working in Ohio and 40 working in the greater Kent area in 2010. Kent's artist workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Kent is $51,060 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.