Daytona Beach, FL (population: 63,815) has one music school within its city limits. Bethune-Cookman University has a total student population of 3,637. It is the 672nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 23rd highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about music programs in Daytona Beach, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of music professors at Bethune such as Pedro Orey, Tereasa Payne, James Poitier, Sylvester Polk, Hiram Powell, and Curtis Rayam.
Music students from Daytona Beach schools who go on to become musicians, producers, vocalists, guitarists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 47,260 people working as musicians and singers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $0.
Daytona Beach lies in Volusia county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach area has 155,100 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $34,560 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bethune-Cookman University ends up costing a student $15,695/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Daytona Beach|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||3.2 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||28.0 miles|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||33.9 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||44.4 miles|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||51.2 miles|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||78.2 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||94.1 miles|