With an overall population of 68,816 and a student population of 25,929, approximately 25,188 of Murfreesboro students attend one of Murfreesboro's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Murfreesboro, by student population, is Middle Tennessee State University. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Art program at Middle Tennessee State University.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with an art degree in Murfreesboro. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,878 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Murfreesboro art schools was an average of $28,806 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Murfreesboro. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,754 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,124.
As an artist in Murfreesboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,740 per year. This is the same as the average salary for artists in the state.