Cheney has a total population of 8,832 and a student population of 11,300. Of these students, 11,300 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Cheney's largest music school is Eastern Washington University. In 2010, Eastern Washington University graduated approximately 18 students from its music program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a music degree in Cheney. If you decide to attend one of Cheney's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,838 per year in instate tuition and $26,556 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,035 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,073 per year, on average, for room and board at Cheney-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,765.
Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cheney, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 3% in Cheney. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.