Media, PA has one art school within its city limits. Delaware County Community College has a total student population of 12,237. It is the 5547th highest ranked school in the USA and the 331st highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania). To learn more about art programs in Media, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of art professors at Delaware County Community College such as Donna Festa, Bertha Gutman, Richard Johnson, Karen Kirchhoff, Jaime Treadwell, and Rosemary H Wilson.
Art students from Media 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. In fact, in the Philadelphia Metropolitan area alone, there are 150 employed craft artists earning an average salary of $29,700. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this area earn $48,270/yr and there are 160 employed.
Media lies in Delaware county, which is one of the 32 counties in Pennsylvania. Overall, the Philadelphia Metropolitan area has 1,832,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $23.24/hr average worker wage, and a $48,340 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.089 out of every 1000 jobs in Media are held by fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators, and 0.081/1000 are held by craft artists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware County Community College ends up costing a student $5,825/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Media|
|Saint Davids||PA||-||1||63.725||73||8.6 miles|
|New Castle||DE||-||1||19.251||66||20.0 miles|
|Cherry Hill||NJ||67,762||4||25.0729||31||20.6 miles|
|North Wales||PA||-||1||28.6361||21||21.2 miles|
|Willow Grove||PA||-||3||11.6322||2||21.3 miles|
|Mount Laurel||NJ||-||1||24.9456||10||26.4 miles|
|Lincoln University||PA||-||1||24.1268||75||29.6 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||36.7 miles|
|Center Valley||PA||-||2||15.5079||66||42.4 miles|
|Mays Landing||NJ||-||1||11.4678||27||47.6 miles|
|West Windsor||NJ||-||1||10.9855||60||48.5 miles|