Marietta has a general population of 58,748 and an overall student population of 20,408. Approximately 5,183 of Marietta's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
The largest architecture school in Marietta, by student population, is Southern Polytechnic State University. In 2010, approximately 50 students graduated from the Architecture program at Southern Polytechnic State University.
In 2010, 50 students graduated with an architecture degree in Marietta. If you decide to attend one of Marietta's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,448 per year in instate tuition and $25,944 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for architecture related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Marietta-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,298.
If you decide to work as an architect in Marietta, your job prospects are good. There were 1,420 architects working in Georgia and 2,160 working in the greater Marietta area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to increase by 12% in Marietta. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Marietta is $72,440 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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