Nevada contains five schools that offer illustration programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking illustration school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 illustration schools in Nevada, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Las Vegas comes out as the most expensive ($31,267/yr), with Truckee Meadows Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,896/yr.
Illustration students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 90 employed artists and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $43,040. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $46,600/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the illustration schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from illustration, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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