Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a ceramics degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 11,568 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

38% above average compared to other degrees

$ 29,326 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

46% above average compared to other degrees

$ 38,125 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

18% above average compared to other degrees

What do ceramics graduates earn?

Ceramics students make an average of $51,050 per year after graduation. This is 24% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 51,050 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 8% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular ceramics schools in the US

There are 86 schools in the US that offer a ceramics degree. The ceramics schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of Washington-Seattle Campus and Northern Arizona University. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in ceramics per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor$14,826
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974
Northern Arizona University$11,059
Temple University$16,658
Syracuse University$46,755
University of Miami$48,484
Ohio University-Main Campus$11,896
Rochester Institute of Technology$40,068
University of Oregon$11,931
Texas Christian University$44,760

Top US schools for a ceramics degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering ceramics degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
College of the Ozarks13%$19,130
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor27%$14,826
Rhode Island School of Design32%$48,370
University of Miami36%$48,484
Texas Christian University41%$44,760
State University of New York at New Paltz44%$7,775
University of Washington-Seattle Campus46%$10,974
Syracuse University47%$46,755
University of Dallas47%$38,716
Providence College52%$48,764

Cheapest US schools for a ceramics degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a ceramics degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Folsom Lake College$1,104
Chabot College$1,138
San Diego Mesa College$1,142
Ohlone College$1,162
Chaffey College$1,170
Glendale Community College - California$1,175
Monterey Peninsula College$1,176
Citrus College$1,183
Los Angeles Pierce College$1,220
West Los Angeles College$1,220


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