The largest music school in University Park, by student population, is Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus. In 2010, Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 27 students from its music program.
In 2010, 58 students graduated with a music degree from one of University Park's music schools. If you decide to attend one of University Park's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $28,520 per year in instate tuition and $40,050 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,360 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in University Park. And if you live on campus at one of the University Park-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $8,790 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a musician in University Park, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of musicians in University Park will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.