Brooklyn, NY has five art schools within its city limits. Pratt Institute-Main, the highest ranked school in the city with an art program, has a total student population of 4,707. It is the 2243rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 179th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about art programs in Brooklyn, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at Pratt Institute such as Dennis McNett.
Art students from Brooklyn 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.
Of the 5 art schools in Brooklyn, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pratt Institute-Main comes out as the most expensive ($35,506/yr) for art students, with CUNY Brooklyn College as the lowest, reported at only $5,698/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Brooklyn|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||1.5 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||6.6 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||7.0 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||7.1 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||8.1 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||8.4 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||10.6 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||10.6 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||11.4 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||17.4 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||17.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.9 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||19.1 miles|