With an overall population of 26,263 and a student population of 2,406, approximately 2,406 of Easton students attend one of Easton's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Easton, the largest art school, by student population, is Lafayette College. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Art program at Lafayette College.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Easton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,490 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Easton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,799 per year, on average, for room and board at Easton-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Easton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 artists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Easton area. The government projects that the number of artists in Easton 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 Easton is $51,080 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for artists.