Latrobe has a total population of 8,994 and a student population of 2,066. Of these students, 1,984 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Latrobe, by student population, is Saint Vincent College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Vincent College with credentials in art.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an art degree in Latrobe. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,591 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,184 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Latrobe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 artists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Latrobe area. The government projects that the number of artists in Latrobe 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 Latrobe is $36,290 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for artists.