With an overall population of 3,068 and a student population of 8,648, approximately 8,648 of Slippery Rock students attend one of Slippery Rock's schools that offer art programs.
Slippery Rock's largest art school is Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in art.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Slippery Rock in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Slippery Rock's art schools was $19,032 per year for instate students and $21,913 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,363 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,554 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Slippery Rock, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,800 artists in Pennsylvania, 70 were working in the greater Slippery Rock area. The number of artists in Slippery Rock 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 Slippery Rock is $36,290 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for artists.