Gettysburg has a general population of 7,490 and an overall student population of 2,710. Approximately 2,547 of Gettysburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Gettysburg's largest music school is Gettysburg College. In 2010, Gettysburg College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in music.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a music degree in Gettysburg. If you decide to attend a music school in Gettysburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,140.
You should also anticipate spending about $500 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board at Gettysburg-based music schools. 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 Gettysburg, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to decrease by -7% in Gettysburg. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.