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Fine & Studio Arts Schools in West Virginia

148 Fine Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Fine & Studio Arts major is the 48th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Fine & Studio Arts Majors in West Virginia

Fine Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 141
Master’s Degree 7

Gender Distribution

In West Virginia, a Fine Arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Fine & Studio Arts Majors in WV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of Fine Arts majors in West Virginia is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.1%
  • White: 79.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 6.8%
Fine & Studio Arts Majors in WV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Fine & Studio Arts Grads in West Virginia

4,680 people in the state and 1,344,090 in the nation are employed in jobs related to Fine Arts.

Fine & Studio Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. WV

Wages for Fine & Studio Arts Jobs in West Virginia

Fine Arts grads earn an average of $47,050 in the state and $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in West Virginia that offer Fine Arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
26,864 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 76%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,539.

#2

Marshall University

Huntington
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
13,204 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $28,500 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,894. The full-time teacher rate is 76%.

#3

Shepherd University

Shepherdstown
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
3,648 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate. The student loan default rate is 9.70% which is lower than average.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,040 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,161. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
1,586 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,503. Graduates earn an average $24,200 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 60%.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
3,692 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.81 years to graduate.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
793 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
3,947 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.63 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,368. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
1,294 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $31,000 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.25 years.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,623 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 52%. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid.

Fine & Studio Arts Careers in WV

Some of the careers Fine Arts majors go into include:

Job Title WV Job Growth WV Median Salary
Artists 20% $68,020
Jewelers, Precious Stone and Metal Workers 14% $38,360
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 12% $50,860
Photographers 8% $29,480
High School Teachers 8% $46,270
Art Directors 0% $89,950

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to Fine Arts.

Major Annual Graduates in WV
Music 115
Design & Applied Arts 94
Drama & Theater Arts 66
General Visual & Performing Arts 20
Arts & Media Management 12
Dance 1
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 1

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