Poughkeepsie, NY has one music production school within its city limits. Vassar College has a total student population of 2,453. It is the 43rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about music production programs in Poughkeepsie, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music production professors at Vassar College such as Jeremy Balmuth, Terry Champlin, Christine Howlett, Kathryn Libin, Brian Mann, and Harold Meltzer.
Music Production students from Poughkeepsie schools who go on to become music producers, producers, music business consultants, music business professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Musicians and singers make on average $0 per year and there are about 47,260 of them employed in the US today.
Poughkeepsie lies in Dutchess county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown area has 245,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $21.87/hr average worker wage, and a $45,480 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Vassar College ends up costing a student $20,555/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Poughkeepsie|
|Hyde Park||NY||-||1||37.5099||6||6.3 miles|
|New Paltz||NY||-||1||36.3278||86||9.2 miles|
|West Point||NY||-||1||80.8664||76||21.4 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||47.8 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||54.5 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||54.9 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||57.8 miles|
|New Haven||CT||123,302||4||21.032||186||58.5 miles|
|North Haven||CT||-||1||35.1029||2||59.0 miles|