Bristol has a general population of 24,821 and an overall student population of 1,804. Approximately 1,804 of Bristol's students are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
King College is the largest music school in Bristol, based on student population. In 2010, King College graduated approximately 1 students from its music program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a music degree from one of Bristol's music schools. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Bristol was $21,880 per year, on average.
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 at one of the Bristol-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $7,418 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,980.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Bristol, your job prospects are good. The number of musicians in Bristol is expected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.