With an overall population of 34,782 and a student population of 6,671, approximately 5,018 of Texarkana students attend one of Texarkana's schools that offer art programs.
Texarkana's largest art school is Texarkana College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Art program at Texarkana College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,539 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Texarkana art schools was an average of $11,439 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,777 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Texarkana-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $1,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,745.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Texarkana, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 15% in Texarkana. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.