With an overall population of 24,657 and a student population of 37,195, approximately 37,195 of College Park students attend one of College Park's schools that offer architecture programs.
The largest architecture school in College Park, by student population, is University of Maryland-College Park. In 2010, approximately 59 students graduated from the Architecture program at University of Maryland-College Park.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with an architecture degree in College Park. If you decide to attend one of College Park's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,677 per year in instate tuition and $37,614 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,025 for architecture related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the College Park-based architecture schools, you will have an added expense of $9,575 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,102.
After graduating with your credentials in architecture, if you decide to work as an architect in College Park, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,420 architects in Maryland, 2,840 were working in the greater College Park area. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to increase by 15% in College Park. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in College Park is $77,820 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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