Florida contains nineteen schools that offer illustration programs. University of Miami, the highest-ranking illustration school in FL, has a total student population of 15,629 and is the 69th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 19 illustration schools in Florida, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, AI Miami International University of Art and Design comes out as the most expensive ($37,252/yr), with Robert Morgan Educational Center as the lowest recorded at only $2,196/yr.
Illustration students from Florida schools who go on to become illustration artists, animation artists, artists, graphic artists, 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, Artists and related workers make on average $57,470 per year and there are about 8,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Florida alone, there are 140 employed artists and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $70,140. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $38,410/yr and there are 750 employed.
Also, within the illustration schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from illustration, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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