Walla Walla has a general population of 29,686 and an overall student population of 6,568. Approximately 1,515 of Walla Walla's students are enrolled in schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in Walla Walla, by student population, is Whitman College. In 2010, Whitman College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in art.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an art degree in Walla Walla. In 2009 tuition at art schools in Walla Walla was $36,940 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,260 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many art graduates choose to work as artists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Walla Walla, your job prospects are not very good. The number of artists in Walla Walla is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for artists.