With an overall population of 23,923 and a student population of 11,542, approximately 10,847 of Cookeville students attend one of Cookeville's schools that offer art programs.
Tennessee Technological University is the largest art school in Cookeville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Art program at Tennessee Technological University.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with an art degree from one of Cookeville's art schools. If you decide to attend one of Cookeville's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,872 per year in instate tuition and $29,800 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cookeville-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $7,262 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cookeville after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Cookeville, which is the most popular art profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of artists in Cookeville will decrease by -17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.