Framingham, MA (population: 64,549) has one art school within its city limits. Framingham State College has a total student population of 5,989. It is the 406th highest ranked school in the USA and the 26th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about art programs in Framingham, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at Framingham State College such as Barbara Milot.
Art students from Framingham 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.
Framingham lies in Middlesex county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Framingham NECTA area has 157,230 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.0% unemployment rate, $27.72/hr average worker wage, and a $57,660 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Framingham State College ends up costing a student $13,499/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Framingham|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||13.7 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||24.2 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||31.1 miles|