Best Schools For Art Majors by Salary Potential

Looking for a school where a bachelor's degree in art will actually get you a job? Check out the best colleges for art majors by salary. [Read More]

If you have a passion for the arts but don't want to live as a starving artist for the rest of your life, make a smart decision about where you earn your bachelor's degree in art. You don't have to go to an art school to embark on a successful career in art.

Art school has a bad reputation for leaving heavily indebted grads with low-paying jobs, but some art and design school alumni fare pretty well in terms of post-grad salaries. There are more than 100 colleges and universities included in PayScale's list of highest-earning colleges for art majors, and many of the schools on this list prove that art majors can earn high salaries - you just have to be smart about which school you choose and what you study.

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