Recently, the rising costs of tuition and the common misconceptions of unemployment, such as a saturation of artist in the job field and high unemployment rates upon graduation have begun dissuading students from pursuing an arts degree and attending art school. There are other options available to students, and it is true that the majority of them are cheaper than the art school route. However, what it makes up for in financial saving it lack in richness and depth of learning. These other options will teach you technical skills to make art, but they will not provide students with the networking opportunities, connections, learning processes and other supplemental skills that will take their work and careers to the next level. Art school is the best path a young artist can take in their life because of the skills and preparation for a future career it provides. This blog will navigate you through this argument. Explore the pages to find out more!