New Hampshire contains eight schools that offer fine arts programs. Keene State College, the highest-ranking fine arts school in NH, has a total student population of 5,356 and is the 350th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 fine arts schools in New Hampshire, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Franklin Pierce University comes out as the most expensive ($25,796/yr), with Lakes Region Community College as the lowest recorded at only $13,158/yr.
Fine Arts students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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