Utah contains two schools that offer fine arts programs. Southern Utah University, the highest-ranking fine arts school in UT, has a total student population of 8,066 and is the 2406th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 fine arts schools in Utah, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Westminster College comes out as the most expensive ($18,841/yr), with Southern Utah University as the lowest recorded at only $9,860/yr.
Fine Arts students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 40 employed craft artists earning an average yearly salary of $25,820. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $40,620/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the fine arts schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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