Clarks Summit has a general population of 5,126 and an overall student population of 999. Approximately 999 of Clarks Summit's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Clarks Summit, by student population, is Baptist Bible College and Seminary. In 2010, Baptist Bible College and Seminary graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in music.
In 2009 tuition at music schools in Clarks Summit was $16,620 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Clarks Summit. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarks Summit-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $6,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,729.
If you decide to work as a musician in Clarks Summit, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,350 musicians in Pennsylvania, 80 were working in the greater Clarks Summit area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Clarks Summit 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 Clarks Summit is $31,960 per year, which is the same as the average for musicians state-wide.