If you are interested in pursuing music, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 music schools in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Chattanooga has a total population of 155,554 and a student population of 22,629. Of these students, 11,327 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Of the 2 music schools in Chattanooga, the largest music school, by student population, is The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with credentials in music.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a music degree from one of Chattanooga's music schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,089 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Chattanooga music schools was an average of $25,738 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Chattanooga. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,110 per year, on average, for room and board at Chattanooga-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,010.
If you decide to work as a musician in Chattanooga, your job prospects are good. The number of musicians in Chattanooga is expected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
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