Wilmington has a total population of 11,921 and a student population of 1,602. Of these students, 1,602 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Wilmington, the largest art school, by student population, is Wilmington College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Art program at Wilmington College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an art degree in Wilmington. If you decide to attend a art school in Wilmington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,286.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,275 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilmington-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $8,272 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,161.
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 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.