With an overall population of 8,032 and a student population of 1,742, approximately 1,742 of Collegeville students attend one of Collegeville's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Collegeville, the largest art school, by student population, is Ursinus College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Ursinus College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an art degree from one of Collegeville's art schools. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Collegeville was $38,670 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,250 per year, on average, for room and board at Collegeville-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $44,370.
If you plan on staying in Collegeville after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Collegeville, which is the most popular art profession, are good. There were 1,800 artists working in Pennsylvania and 210 working in the greater Collegeville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 12% in Collegeville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Collegeville, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,430 per year. This is higher than the average salary for artists in the state.