With an overall population of 24,675 and a student population of 26,101, approximately 26,101 of Pullman students attend one of Pullman's schools that offer music programs.
Washington State University is the largest music school in Pullman, based on student population. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Washington State University with credentials in music.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a music degree from one of Pullman's music schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,297 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pullman music schools was an average of $33,373 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $936 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a music program in Pullman. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,886 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Pullman after graduating from music school, you should know that job prospects for musicians in Pullman, which is the most popular music profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of musicians in Pullman will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.