Nebraska contains six schools that offer fine arts programs. Union College, the highest-ranking fine arts school in NE, has a total student population of 883 and is the 311th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 fine arts schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Creighton University comes out as the most expensive ($25,370/yr), with Midland Lutheran College as the lowest recorded at only $16,590/yr.
Fine Arts students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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