Every year approximately 18 students graduate with a degree in architecture from Alaska schools. There are 1 architecture schools in Alaska if you are interested in pursuing credentials in the field of architecture. Tuition at Alaska's architecture schools is approximately $4,910 per year for a degree in architecture.
University of Alaska Anchorage is the largest architecture school in the state of Alaska, based on number of students. It is located in Anchorage. In 2009, a reported 18 students graduated with a architecture degree from University of Alaska Anchorage. This was 100% of the total architecture graduates in Alaska for that year. Tuition at University of Alaska Anchorage, was $4,910 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with an education in architecture pursue a career as an architect. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for architects in Alaska is not very good. Approximately 240 architects are currently working in Alaska. And the government projects that this number will decrease by 0%, or to 260 architects by the year 2018.
If you work as an architect in Alaska, your yearly salary can range from less than $38,780 to more than $76,860. In Alaska, architects make an average of $54,680 per year.