Honolulu has a general population of 371,657 and an overall student population of 47,326. Approximately 20,435 of Honolulu's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
University of Hawaii at Manoa is the largest architecture school in Honolulu, based on student population. Approximately 33 students graduated in 2010 from University of Hawaii at Manoa with credentials in architecture.
A reported 60 students graduated with credentials in architecture in Honolulu in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Honolulu's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,457 per year in instate tuition and $30,505 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,123 for architecture related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,318 per year, on average, for room and board at Honolulu-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,755.
Many architecture graduates choose to work as architects after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Honolulu, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 780 architects in Hawaii. Of these architects, 480 were working in the greater Honolulu area. The number of architects in Honolulu is expected to decrease by -13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Honolulu is $46,060 per year, which is lower than the average for architects state-wide.
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