Glen Ellyn, IL has one art school within its city limits. College of DuPage has a total student population of 27,083. It is the 5023rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 188th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about art programs in Glen Ellyn, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at College of DuPage such as Cheryl Stetter.
Art students from Glen Ellyn schools who go on to become artists, animators, animation designers, animation artists, 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, Craft artists make on average $33,070 per year and there are about 5,380 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet Metropolitan area alone, there are ** employed craft artists earning an average salary of $33,210. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this area earn $42,370/yr and there are 280 employed.
Glen Ellyn lies in DuPage county, which is one of the 49 counties in Illinois. Overall, the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet Metropolitan area has 3,669,800 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $48,910 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Glen Ellyn are held by fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators, and **/1000 are held by craft artists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of DuPage ends up costing a student $7,916/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Glen Ellyn|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||3.0 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||4.1 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||4.4 miles|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||5.9 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||9.3 miles|
|River Grove||IL||-||1||11.7006||67||12.4 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||13.1 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||13.2 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||13.6 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||14.3 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||14.8 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||15.4 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||18.9 miles|
|Palos Heights||IL||-||1||26.9291||61||20.1 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||21.0 miles|
|Orland Park||IL||55,957||1||26.0399||11||21.6 miles|