New Jersey contains thirteen schools that offer fine arts programs. Stevens Institute of Technology, the highest-ranking fine arts school in NJ, has a total student population of 5,757 and is the 149th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 fine arts schools in New Jersey, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drew University comes out as the most expensive ($34,379/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Fine Arts students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are employed craft artists earning an average yearly salary of $57,670. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $53,060/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the fine arts schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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