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6 students earned Visual Arts degrees in Maine in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, General Visual & Performing Arts is the 158th most popular major in the state out of a total 213 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in Maine

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

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

General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in ME Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 16.7%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 83.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in ME Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Visual & Performing Arts Grads in Maine

There are 1,410 people in the state and 452,670 people in the nation working in visual arts jobs.

General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. ME

Wages for General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs in Maine

A typical salary for a visual arts grad in the state is $57,600, compared to a typical salary of $58,370 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Maine that offer visual arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:


Bowdoin College

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
93% Graduation Rate
1,828 Total Students

56% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.06 years to complete their degree at Bowdoin. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
2,040 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,249. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

General Visual & Performing Arts Careers in ME

Some of the careers visual arts majors go into include:

Job Title ME Job Growth ME Median Salary
Fine Artists 0% $0
Multimedia Artists and Animators 0% $54,660
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 0% $63,090
Art Directors -5% $97,230
Graphic Designers -6% $42,260
Photographers -14% $30,980

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

Major Annual Graduates in ME
Fine & Studio Arts 148
Music 41
Drama & Theater Arts 40
Design & Applied Arts 35
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 21
Dance 5
Crafts, Folk Art & Artisanry 3

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