With an overall population of 103,455 and a student population of 11,817, approximately 10,188 of Clarksville students attend one of Clarksville's schools that offer music programs.
Austin Peay State University is the largest music school in Clarksville, based on student population. Approximately 27 students graduated in 2010 from Austin Peay State University with credentials in music.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a music degree in Clarksville. Tuition in 2009 at Clarksville's music schools was $19,221 per year for instate students and $31,149 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,550 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Clarksville. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarksville-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $6,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,274.
If you decide to work as a musician in Clarksville, your job prospects are good. The number of musicians in Clarksville is expected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.