Alpine has a total population of 5,786 and a student population of 3,047. Of these students, 3,047 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Alpine, the largest art school, by student population, is Sul Ross State University. In 2010, Sul Ross State University graduated approximately 5 students from its art program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an art degree from one of Alpine's art schools. Tuition in 2009 at Alpine's art schools was $15,066 per year for instate students and $21,714 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Alpine-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $6,370 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 Alpine after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Alpine, which is the most popular art profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 15% in Alpine. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.