Binghamton, NY (population: 44,197) has one art school within its city limits. SUNY at Binghamton has a total student population of 14,709. It is the 749th highest ranked school in the USA and the 54th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about art programs in Binghamton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at SUNY at Binghamton such as Cindy Blackman, Alexandra Davis, Aruna Dsouza, George Dugan, and Lisa Oppenheim.
Art students from Binghamton 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.
Binghamton lies in Broome county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Binghamton area has 110,790 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 4.3% unemployment rate, $19.08/hr average worker wage, and a $39,680 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, SUNY at Binghamton ends up costing a student $13,490/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Binghamton|
|Wilkes Barre||PA||-||4||40.1855||76||59.1 miles|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||60.9 miles|
|East Stroudsburg||PA||-||1||60.9016||70||85.0 miles|
|New Paltz||NY||-||1||36.3278||86||96.9 miles|