With an overall population of 94,996 and a student population of 6,721, approximately 6,227 of Midland students attend one of Midland's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Midland, by student population, is Midland College. In 2010, Midland College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in art.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in Midland in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Midland's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,125 per year in instate tuition and $12,115 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,059 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Midland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Midland-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,225.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Midland, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of artists in Midland will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.