Millersville has a total population of 7,774 and a student population of 8,427. Of these students, 8,427 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Millersville, by student population, is Millersville University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Music program at Millersville University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a music degree from one of Millersville's music schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,658 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Millersville music schools was an average of $26,074 per year in 2009.
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 Millersville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,766 per year, on average, for room and board at Millersville-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Millersville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,950 musicians in Pennsylvania, 40 were working in the greater Millersville area. The government projects that the number of musicians in Millersville will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.