Edinburg has a total population of 48,465 and a student population of 18,337. Of these students, 18,337 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Edinburg, by student population, is The University of Texas-Pan American. In 2010, approximately 64 students graduated from the Art program at The University of Texas-Pan American.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with an art degree from one of Edinburg's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,469 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Edinburg art schools was an average of $21,117 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 Edinburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,294 per year, on average, for room and board at Edinburg-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,843.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Edinburg, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 15% in Edinburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.