Cheyenne, WY (population: 58,067) has two art and design schools within its city limits. Laramie County Community College, the highest ranked school in the city with an art and design program, has a total student population of 4,905. It is the 4839th highest ranked school in the USA and the 10th highest in the state of Wyoming (#1 is University of Wyoming).
Art and Design students from Cheyenne schools who go on to become designers, ad designers, advertising designers, commercial designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 8,900 people working as fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,630. Also, Electrical and electronics drafters make on average $54,800 per year and there are about 30,590 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 2 art and design schools in Cheyenne, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College America-Cheyenne comes out as the most expensive ($38,740/yr) for art and design students, with Laramie County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,768/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cheyenne|
|Fort Collins||CO||141,921||5||27.6422||154||43.4 miles|
|Commerce City||CO||46,807||0||-||0||88.6 miles|