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General Visual & Performing Arts Schools in Tennessee

In 2018-2019, 56 students earned their Visual Arts degrees in TN.

A General Visual & Performing Arts major is the 144th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in Tennessee

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 32
Associate’s Degree 24

Gender Distribution

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

General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 17.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 69.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 7.1%
General Visual & Performing Arts Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Visual & Performing Arts Grads in Tennessee

In this state, there are 6,420 people employed in jobs related to a visual arts degree, compared to 452,670 nationwide.

General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for General Visual & Performing Arts Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, visual arts grads earn an average of $48,760. Nationwide, they make an average of $58,370.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Tennessee that offer visual arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,154 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
7,048 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,000 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.74 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 8.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#3

Milligan College

Milligan College
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
1,225 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 99%. The student loan default rate is 3.90% which is lower than average. 9 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#4

Lipscomb University

Nashville
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
4,620 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 50%. The student loan default rate is 2.70% which is lower than average. In their early career, Lipscomb grads earn an average salary of $35,900.

#4

Tusculum College

Greeneville
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
1,735 Total Students

The average student takes 4.69 years to complete their degree at Tusculum College. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $16,936.

#4

King University

Bristol
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,948 Total Students

The 6.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 46%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
303 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,600 a year. This private school has an average net price of $22,074. 7% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,008 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $13,097. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 100% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,405 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student loan default rate is 8.00% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 48% are considered full time.

General Visual & Performing Arts Careers in TN

Some of the careers visual arts majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Graphic Designers 16% $46,500
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 13% $54,440
Multimedia Artists and Animators 11% $60,010
Art Directors 10% $71,010
Fine Artists 9% $37,570
Artists 0% $35,190
Photographers -7% $28,530

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Music 745
Arts & Media Management 654
Fine & Studio Arts 411
Design & Applied Arts 385
Drama & Theater Arts 243
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 236
Dance 5

View all majors related to General Visual & Performing Arts

View Nationwide General Visual & Performing Arts Report

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