Greensburg has a general population of 15,889 and an overall student population of 4,225. Approximately 2,136 of Greensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Greensburg's largest art school is Seton Hill University. In 2010, Seton Hill University graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in art.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in art in Greensburg in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Greensburg was $26,622 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 at one of the Greensburg-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $8,550 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,922.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greensburg, your job prospects are good. There were 1,800 artists working in Pennsylvania and 70 working in the greater Greensburg area in 2010. The number of artists in Greensburg is expected to 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 Greensburg is $36,290 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for artists.