Lisle, IL has one art school within its city limits. Benedictine University has a total student population of 5,836. It is the 2570th highest ranked school in the USA and the 96th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about art programs in Lisle, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at Benedictine University such as David Marcet, and Jennifer Scavone.
Art students from Lisle 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.
Lisle 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 Lisle 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, Benedictine University ends up costing a student $18,971/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lisle|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||2.8 miles|
|Glen Ellyn||IL||-||1||13.8242||100||5.3 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||7.6 miles|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||8.2 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||8.7 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||14.2 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||15.0 miles|
|River Grove||IL||-||1||11.7006||67||15.0 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||15.9 miles|
|Palos Heights||IL||-||1||26.9291||61||17.1 miles|
|Orland Park||IL||55,957||1||26.0399||11||17.6 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||18.2 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||18.2 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||19.2 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||19.9 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||20.6 miles|
|Tinley Park||IL||60,149||0||-||0||21.4 miles|
|Oak Forest||IL||-||1||38.4537||3||21.9 miles|