Walla Walla has a total population of 29,686 and a student population of 6,568. Of these students, 1,515 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
Walla Walla's largest music school is Whitman College. In 2010, Whitman College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in music.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Walla Walla in 2010. In 2009 tuition at music schools in Walla Walla was $36,940 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Walla Walla-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $9,260 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a musician in Walla Walla, your job prospects are not very good. Walla Walla's musician workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.