Oakland City, IN has one art school within its city limits. Oakland City University has a total student population of 2,550. It is the 443rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 17th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Art students from Oakland City 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.
Oakland City lies in Gibson county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Evansville-KY area has 168,010 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $18.49/hr average worker wage, and a $38,450 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oakland City University ends up costing a student $9,637/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oakland City|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||78.3 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||82.6 miles|