Norcross, GA has eleven fine arts schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Emory University, the highest ranked school in this group with a fine arts program, has a total student population of 12,930. It is the 30th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Georgia. To learn more about fine arts programs in Norcross, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of fine arts professors at Emory University such as Alice Benston, and James Meyer.
Fine Arts students from Norcross 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area alone, there are ** employed craft artists earning an average salary of $29,690. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this area earn $26,760/yr and there are 220 employed.
Norcross lies in Gwinnett county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. Overall, the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta area has 2,290,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0% unemployment rate, $22/hr average worker wage, and a $45,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Norcross are held by fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators, and **/1000 are held by craft artists.
Of the 11 fine arts schools with a 100-mile radius of Norcross, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Spelman College comes out as the most expensive ($29,112/yr) for fine arts students, with North Georgia College & State University as the lowest, reported at only $7,474/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Norcross|
|North Atlanta||GA||51,827||0||-||0||8.7 miles|
|East Point||GA||43,748||1||19.2965||19||23.9 miles|
|Mount Berry||GA||-||1||63.3969||60||60.2 miles|
|Toccoa Falls||GA||-||1||28.3429||33||66.5 miles|
|Rock Spring||GA||-||1||1.08982||0||84.8 miles|
|Fort Valley||GA||-||1||21.9471||51||97.8 miles|
|Warner Robins||GA||64,183||3||21.3509||61||98.1 miles|