Medford has a total population of 55,765 and a student population of 10,678. Of these students, 10,252 are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
The largest architecture school in Medford, by student population, is Tufts University. In 2010, Tufts University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an architecture degree in Medford. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,342 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for architecture related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Medford-based architecture schools, you will have an added expense of $10,746 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an architect in Medford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,400 architects in Massachusetts, 3,230 were working in the greater Medford area. The number of architects in Medford is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
As an architect in Medford, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,750 per year. This is higher than the average salary for architects in the state.
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