Lubbock, Texas has 2 art schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in art. Lubbock has a general population of 199,564 and an overall student population of 35,781. Approximately 31,955 of Lubbock's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Lubbock's largest art school is Texas Tech University. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Texas Tech University with credentials in art.
In 2010, 51 students graduated with an art degree from one of Lubbock's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,880 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lubbock art schools was an average of $25,204 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,075 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,380 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 Lubbock after graduating from art school, you should know that job prospects for artists in Lubbock, which is the most popular art profession, are good. Lubbock'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.
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