With an overall population of 12,327 and a student population of 3,957, approximately 3,957 of La Grande students attend one of La Grande's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in La Grande, by student population, is Eastern Oregon University. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Art program at Eastern Oregon University.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an art degree from one of La Grande's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $6,456 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,875 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in La Grande, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in La Grande is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.