Cleveland has a total population of 37,192 and a student population of 8,187. Of these students, 4,262 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Lee University is the largest music school in Cleveland, based on student population. In 2010, Lee University graduated approximately 7 students from its music program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in music in Cleveland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,660 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a musician in Cleveland, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 30% in Cleveland. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.