Newberg has a general population of 18,064 and an overall student population of 3,388. Approximately 3,388 of Newberg's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Newberg's largest art school is George Fox University. In 2010, George Fox University graduated approximately 16 students from its art program.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Newberg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,180 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Newberg. And if you live on campus at one of the Newberg-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $8,320 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,080.
If you plan on staying in Newberg after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Newberg, which is the most popular art profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 artists in Oregon were working in the greater Newberg area. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 12% in Newberg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Newberg is $61,560 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for artists.