With an overall population of 113,866 and a student population of 17,745, approximately 13,992 of Beaumont students attend one of Beaumont's schools that offer art programs.
Lamar University is the largest art school in Beaumont, based on student population. In 2010, Lamar University graduated approximately 12 students from its art program.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in art in Beaumont in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,630 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Beaumont art schools was an average of $24,832 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,480 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,290 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Beaumont after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Beaumont, which is the most popular art profession, are good. Beaumont's artist workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.