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General Visual & Performing Arts Schools in Florida

848 Visual Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, General Visual & Performing Arts is the 75th most popular major in the state out of a total 294 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in Florida

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 554
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 144
Master’s Degree 87
Associate’s Degree 63

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a visual arts major is more popular with men than with women.

General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of visual arts majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 10.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 25.0%
  • White: 44.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.4%
  • Other Races: 9.8%
General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Visual & Performing Arts Grads in Florida

There are 25,310 people in the state and 452,670 people in the nation working in visual arts jobs.

General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs in Florida

Visual Arts grads earn an average of $48,780 in the state and $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 22 colleges in Florida that offer visual arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Full Sail University

Winter Park
316 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
21,666 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.01 years. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,100 a year.

278 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
69,402 Total Students

30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.51 years. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#3

Valencia College

Orlando
81 Degrees in Major Awarded
47,940 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. A typical student attending Valencia College will pay a net price of $5,585.

#4

University of Florida

Gainesville
57 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
52,407 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.50%. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,057.

#5

St Petersburg College

Clearwater
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
28,853 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,410. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,000 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,429 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,352 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 29% are considered full time. 66% of students get financical aid. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#8

Eckerd College

Saint Petersburg
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
2,007 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 84% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. In their early career, Eckerd grads earn an average salary of $30,800.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
9,628 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,100 a year. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
3,305 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $36,200 after graduation. The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

General Visual & Performing Arts Careers in FL

Some of the careers visual arts majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Fine Artists 18% $38,940
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 17% $63,850
Multimedia Artists and Animators 17% $61,020
Art Directors 16% $69,060
Craft Artists 15% $30,380
Graphic Designers 14% $45,880
Photographers 5% $28,880

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to visual arts.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 1,500
Fine & Studio Arts 1,437
Design & Applied Arts 1,422
Music 1,336
Drama & Theater Arts 703
Arts & Media Management 626
Dance 114
Other Visual Art 21

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