Ithaca, NY has one art school within its city limits. Ithaca College has a total student population of 6,894. It is the 140th highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about art programs in Ithaca, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at Ithaca College such as Jeremy Long, Linda Price, Susan Weisand, and Zachary Williams.
Art students from Ithaca 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.
Ithaca lies in Tompkins county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Ithaca area has 50,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5.4% unemployment rate, $21.50/hr average worker wage, and a $44,720 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ithaca College ends up costing a student $27,899/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ithaca|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||36.0 miles|
|Wilkes Barre||PA||-||4||40.1855||76||88.8 miles|