Lakewood has a general population of 56,646 and an overall student population of 247. Approximately 247 of Lakewood's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Lakewood, the largest art school, by student population, is Virginia Marti College of Art and Design. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Art program at Virginia Marti College of Art and Design.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in art in Lakewood in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Lakewood, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,050.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for art related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Lakewood after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Lakewood, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,010 artists in Ohio. Of these artists, 90 were working in the greater Lakewood area. Lakewood's artist workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Lakewood is $48,320 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.