Wharton has a total population of 9,237 and a student population of 6,622. Of these students, 6,622 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Wharton's largest art school is Wharton County Junior College. In 2010, Wharton County Junior College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in art.
If you decide to attend one of Wharton's art schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,665 per year in instate tuition and $10,433 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $925 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Wharton-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,385.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wharton, your job prospects are good. The number of artists in Wharton is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.