Denver has a general population of 554,636 and an overall student population of 105,451. Approximately 23,715 of Denver's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
Of the 1 architecture schools in Denver, the largest architecture school, by student population, is University of Colorado Denver. In 2010, University of Colorado Denver graduated approximately 85 students with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 187 students graduated with an architecture degree in Denver. If you decide to attend one of Denver's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,828 per year in instate tuition and $32,860 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,801 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a architecture program in Denver. And if you live on campus at one of the Denver-based architecture schools, you will have an added expense of $9,140 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in architecture, if you decide to work as an architect in Denver, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,580 architects working in Colorado and 1,780 working in the greater Denver area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to increase by 6% in Denver. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Denver is $75,850 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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