Jacksonville, FL (population: 822,401) has one fine arts school within its city limits. Jacksonville University has a total student population of 3,554. It is the 3726th highest ranked school in the USA and the 191st highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about fine arts programs in Jacksonville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of fine arts professors at Jacksonville University such as J Carlson, Dana Chapman, Cari Coble, Mark Hursty, David Lauderdale, and Caroline Madden.
Fine Arts students from Jacksonville schools who go on to become artists, animation artists, fine artists, sculptors, 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.
Jacksonville lies in Duval county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Jacksonville area has 581,450 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $39,460 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jacksonville University ends up costing a student $21,456/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Jacksonville|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||11.7 miles|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||36.6 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||59.1 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||86.9 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||89.6 miles|