College Place has a general population of 7,818 and an overall student population of 1,808. Approximately 1,808 of College Place's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
College Place's largest art school is Walla Walla University. In 2010, Walla Walla University graduated approximately 8 students from its art program.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in College Place in 2010. In 2009 tuition at art schools in College Place was $22,794 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,068 for art related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the College Place-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $5,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,698.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in College Place, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in College Place is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.