With an overall population of 15,889 and a student population of 4,225, approximately 2,136 of Greensburg students attend one of Greensburg's schools that offer music programs.
Of the 1 music schools in Greensburg, the largest music school, by student population, is Seton Hill University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Music program at Seton Hill University.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a music degree in Greensburg. If you decide to attend a music school in Greensburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,622.
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 music program in Greensburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,550 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,922.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Greensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,950 musicians in Pennsylvania. Of these musicians, 390 were working in the greater Greensburg area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Greensburg will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.