Independence has a total population of 9,846 and a student population of 1,177. Of these students, 1,177 are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
Independence's largest architecture school is Independence Community College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Independence Community College with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an architecture degree from one of Independence's architecture schools. If you decide to attend one of Independence's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,480 per year in instate tuition and $11,760 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a architecture program in Independence. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Independence-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,880.
After graduating with your credentials in architecture, if you decide to work as an architect in Independence, your job prospects are good. Independence's architect workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Independence is $37,630 per year, which is lower than the average for architects state-wide.
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