Tacoma, Washington has 2 music schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in music. Tacoma has a total population of 193,556 and a student population of 22,872. Of these students, 6,460 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Of the 2 music schools in Tacoma, the largest music school, by student population, is Pacific Lutheran University. In 2010, Pacific Lutheran University graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in music.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a music degree in Tacoma. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,867 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $986 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,015 per year, on average, for room and board at Tacoma-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $42,607.
If you decide to work as a musician in Tacoma, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of musicians is expected to increase by 3% in Tacoma. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
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