With an overall population of 14,701 and a student population of 1,245, approximately 60 of New Kensington students attend one of New Kensington's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in New Kensington, by student population, is Oakbridge Academy of Arts. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Oakbridge Academy of Arts with credentials in art.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an art degree in New Kensington. If you decide to attend a art school in New Kensington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,025.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in New Kensington, your job prospects are good. There were 1,800 artists working in Pennsylvania and 70 working in the greater New Kensington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 12% in New Kensington. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in New Kensington is $36,290 per year, which is lower than the average for artists state-wide.