Monaca has a total population of 6,286 and a student population of 3,710. Of these students, 2,779 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Monaca, by student population, is Community College of Beaver County. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Community College of Beaver County with credentials in art.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an art degree from one of Monaca's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,405 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for art related books and supplies each year.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monaca, your job prospects are good. There were 1,800 artists working in Pennsylvania and 70 working in the greater Monaca area in 2010. The number of artists in Monaca is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Monaca is $36,290 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for artists.