Shepherdstown has a total population of 803 and a student population of 4,256. Of these students, 4,256 are enrolled in schools that offer music programs.
The largest music school in Shepherdstown, by student population, is Shepherd University. In 2010, Shepherd University graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in music.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a music degree from one of Shepherdstown's music schools. Tuition in 2009 at Shepherdstown's music schools was $15,562 per year for instate students and $23,902 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,228 per year, on average, for room and board at Shepherdstown-based music schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Shepherdstown is $53,020 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for musicians.