Carlisle has a total population of 17,970 and a student population of 2,376. Of these students, 2,376 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Carlisle's largest art school is Dickinson College. In 2010, Dickinson College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in art.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in art in Carlisle in 2010. If you decide to attend a art school in Carlisle, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,114.
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 Carlisle-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $10,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Carlisle, your job prospects are good. There were 1,800 artists working in Pennsylvania and 40 working in the greater Carlisle area in 2010. The government projects that the number of artists in Carlisle will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Carlisle is $51,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.