Harrisonburg, Virginia has 2 art schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in art. Harrisonburg has a general population of 40,468 and an overall student population of 20,496. Approximately 20,496 of Harrisonburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Harrisonburg's largest art school is James Madison University. In 2010, James Madison University graduated approximately 140 students with credentials in art.
A reported 153 students graduated with credentials in art in Harrisonburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,796 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Harrisonburg art schools was an average of $32,862 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $938 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Harrisonburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Harrisonburg, your job prospects are average. The number of artists in Harrisonburg is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
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