Wichita Falls has a total population of 104,197 and a student population of 6,575. Of these students, 6,341 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Wichita Falls's largest art school is Midwestern State University. In 2010, Midwestern State University graduated approximately 12 students from its art program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in art in Wichita Falls in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,202 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Wichita Falls art schools was an average of $14,922 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,426 per year, on average, for room and board at Wichita Falls-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Wichita Falls, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of artists in Wichita Falls will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.