Maine contains one school that offers illustration programs. Maine College of Art has a total student population of 325 and is the 534th highest ranked school in America.
Illustration students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are employed artists and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $34,420. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $54,810/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the illustration schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from illustration, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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