Shawnee has a general population of 28,692 and an overall student population of 3,311. Approximately 1,764 of Shawnee's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Oklahoma Baptist University is the largest art school in Shawnee, based on student population. In 2010, Oklahoma Baptist University graduated approximately 6 students from its art program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an art degree from one of Shawnee's art schools. If you decide to attend a art school in Shawnee, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,562.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Shawnee. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,510 per year, on average, for room and board at Shawnee-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,462.
If you plan on staying in Shawnee after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Shawnee, which is the most popular art profession, are average. The government projects that the number of artists in Shawnee will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.