Georgetown has a general population of 28,339 and an overall student population of 1,301. Approximately 1,301 of Georgetown's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Georgetown's largest art school is Southwestern University. In 2010, Southwestern University graduated approximately 12 students from its art program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an art degree from one of Georgetown's art schools. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Georgetown was $30,220 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Georgetown-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $9,310 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 Georgetown after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Georgetown, which is the most popular art profession, are good. There were 4,860 artists working in Texas and 290 working in the greater Georgetown area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 18% in Georgetown. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
As an artist in Georgetown, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,790 per year. This is lower than the average salary for artists in the state.