Vermont contains four schools that offer fine arts programs. Middlebury College, the highest-ranking fine arts school in VT, has a total student population of 2,482 and is the 42nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 fine arts schools in Vermont, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Burlington College comes out as the most expensive ($25,378/yr), with Johnson State College as the lowest recorded at only $12,651/yr.
Fine Arts students from Vermont 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 Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from fine arts, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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