Georgia contains twelve schools that offer fine arts programs. Emory University, the highest-ranking fine arts school in GA, has a total student population of 12,930 and is the 30th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 fine arts schools in Georgia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Savannah College of Art and Design comes out as the most expensive ($30,092/yr), with North Georgia College & State University as the lowest recorded at only $7,474/yr.
Fine Arts students from Georgia 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. In fact, in the Georgia alone, there are 200 employed craft artists earning an average yearly salary of $25,230. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $32,740/yr and there are 390 employed.
Also, within the fine arts schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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