Schaumburg, IL (population: 71,386) has one art school within its city limits. The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg has a total student population of 1,420. It is the 2538th highest ranked school in the USA and the 94th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about art programs in Schaumburg, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at The Illinois Institute of Art such as Leroy Kucia.
Art students from Schaumburg 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.
Schaumburg lies in Cook 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 Schaumburg 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, The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg ends up costing a student $28,308/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Schaumburg|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||3.7 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||4.0 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||6.6 miles|
|Glendale Heights||IL||-||1||27.7281||3||7.6 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||7.7 miles|
|Carol Stream||IL||40,639||0||-||0||8.0 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||9.2 miles|
|Glen Ellyn||IL||-||1||13.8242||100||10.6 miles|
|Villa Park||IL||-||2||31.4324||7||10.8 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||11.4 miles|
|River Grove||IL||-||1||11.7006||67||14.5 miles|
|Downers Grove||IL||49,475||1||0.403237||10||16.2 miles|
|River Forest||IL||-||2||45.0836||173||16.5 miles|
|Oak Park||IL||49,270||1||1.32863||0||17.8 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||18.9 miles|
|Sugar Grove||IL||-||1||14.036||67||26.4 miles|