Kentucky contains thirteen schools that offer fine arts programs. Centre College, the highest-ranking fine arts school in KY, has a total student population of 1,216 and is the 134th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 fine arts schools in Kentucky, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Spalding University comes out as the most expensive ($22,380/yr), with Kentucky State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,468/yr.
Fine Arts students from Kentucky 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.
Also, within the fine arts schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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