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 music programs.
Dickinson College is the largest music school in Carlisle, based on student population. In 2010, Dickinson College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in music.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a music degree from one of Carlisle's music schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,114 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Carlisle-based music 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.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Carlisle, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of musicians in Carlisle will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Carlisle is $76,820 per year, which is the same as the average for musicians state-wide.