Lakewood has a general population of 58,211 and an overall student population of 14,761. Approximately 6,573 of Lakewood's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Lakewood, by student population, is Clover Park Technical College. In 2010, Clover Park Technical College graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with an art certificate in Lakewood. If you decide to attend a art school in Lakewood, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,859.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in Lakewood.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lakewood, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in Lakewood is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.