With an overall population of 803 and a student population of 4,256, approximately 4,256 of Shepherdstown students attend one of Shepherdstown's schools that offer art programs.
Of the 1 art schools in Shepherdstown, the largest art school, by student population, is Shepherd University. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Art program at Shepherd University.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with an art degree from one of Shepherdstown's art schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,562 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Shepherdstown art schools was an average of $23,902 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for art related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Shepherdstown-based art schools, you will have an added expense of $7,228 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in Shepherdstown is $82,360 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for artists.