Bakersfield has a general population of 247,057 and an overall student population of 29,236. Approximately 18,402 of Bakersfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
Bakersfield's largest architecture school is Bakersfield College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Bakersfield College with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with an architecture certificate from one of Bakersfield's architecture schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $662 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for architecture related books and supplies every year.
Many architecture graduates choose to work as architects after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bakersfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 17,400 architects in California. Of these architects, 240 were working in the greater Bakersfield area. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to increase by 2% in Bakersfield. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Bakersfield is $48,900 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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