Lexington has a general population of 6,867 and an overall student population of 3,653. Approximately 2,153 of Lexington's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Lexington, the largest art school, by student population, is Washington and Lee University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Art program at Washington and Lee University.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an art degree in Lexington. If you decide to attend a art school in Lexington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $38,877.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,650 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Lexington. And if you live on campus at one of the Lexington-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $8,755 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in Lexington, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of artists is expected to increase by 11% in Lexington. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.