Altus has a general population of 21,447 and an overall student population of 3,969. Approximately 3,820 of Altus's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Altus's largest art school is Western Oklahoma State College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Western Oklahoma State College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an art degree from one of Altus's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at Altus's art schools was $12,250 per year for instate students and $15,498 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Altus-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $3,750 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,750.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Altus, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 9% in Altus. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.