Youngstown has a total population of 82,026 and a student population of 15,966. Of these students, 14,644 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Youngstown's largest art school is Youngstown State University. In 2010, Youngstown State University graduated approximately 39 students with credentials in art.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in art in Youngstown in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's art schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,212 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Youngstown-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Youngstown, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in Youngstown is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.