Meadville, PA has one art school within its city limits. Allegheny College has a total student population of 2,132. It is the 183rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 15th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania). To learn more about art programs in Meadville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at Allegheny College such as Sue Buck, Amelia Carr, David Collins, Amara Geffen, Valerie Gilman, and George Roland.
Art students from Meadville 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.
Meadville lies in Crawford county, which is one of the 32 counties in Pennsylvania. Overall, the Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area has 160,510 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $17.02/hr average worker wage, and a $35,400 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allegheny College ends up costing a student $24,839/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Meadville|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||37.1 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||68.9 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||72.4 miles|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||73.4 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||78.1 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||83.9 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||93.1 miles|