West Haven has a total population of 52,360 and a student population of 5,770. Of these students, 5,770 are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
University of New Haven is the largest architecture school in West Haven, based on student population. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Haven with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an architecture degree in West Haven. In 2009 tuition at architecture schools in West Haven was $29,470 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for architecture related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,372 per year, on average, for room and board at West Haven-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,770.
Many architecture graduates choose to work as architects after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in West Haven, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,680 architects in Connecticut. Of these architects, 280 were working in the greater West Haven area. The government projects that the number of architects in West Haven will increase by 4% 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 West Haven is $83,400 per year, which is lower than the average for architects state-wide.
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