With an overall population of 12,560 and a student population of 6,728, approximately 6,728 of River Falls students attend one of River Falls's schools that offer art programs.
The largest art school in River Falls, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-River Falls. In 2010, University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduated approximately 28 students from its art program.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in art from art schools in River Falls in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at River Falls's art schools was $15,149 per year for instate students and $22,722 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $330 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a art program in River Falls. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,330 per year, on average, for room and board at River Falls-based art schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an artist in River Falls, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,220 artists in Wisconsin, 630 were working in the greater River Falls area. The government projects that the number of artists in River Falls will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for artists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an artist in River Falls is $52,080 per year, which is higher than the average for artists state-wide.