York has a total population of 40,862 and a student population of 10,303. Of these students, 5,564 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
York College Pennsylvania is the largest music school in York, based on student population. In 2010, York College Pennsylvania graduated approximately 5 students from its music program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a music degree in York. If you decide to attend a music school in York, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,460.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,160.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in York, your job prospects are not very good. The number of musicians in York is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.