There are 2 art schools in Richmond, Virginia. Richmond has a total population of 197,790 and a student population of 50,842. Of these students, 33,863 are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
Virginia Commonwealth University is the largest art school in Richmond, based on student population. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Virginia Commonwealth University with credentials in art.
In 2010, 304 students graduated with an art degree from one of Richmond's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,052 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Richmond art schools was an average of $30,869 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,787 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,420 per year, on average, for room and board at Richmond-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,495.
After graduating with your credentials in art, if you decide to work as an artist in Richmond, your job prospects are average. Richmond's artist workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
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