Indiana contains six schools that offer illustration programs. University of Evansville, the highest-ranking illustration school in IN, has a total student population of 2,840 and is the 276th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 illustration schools in Indiana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Indianapolis comes out as the most expensive ($22,430/yr), with Oakland City University as the lowest recorded at only $9,637/yr.
Illustration students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 40 employed artists and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $46,140. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $61,000/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the illustration schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from illustration, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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