Northampton has a total population of 28,978 and a student population of 3,121. Of these students, 3,121 are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
Of the 1 architecture schools in Northampton, the largest architecture school, by student population, is Smith College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Smith College with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with an architecture degree in Northampton. If you decide to attend a architecture school in Northampton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $37,758.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for architecture related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,622 per year, on average, for room and board at Northampton-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Northampton after graduating from architecture school, you should know that job prospects for architects in Northampton, which is the most popular architecture profession, are not very good. There were 2,640 architects working in Massachusetts and 100 working in the greater Northampton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to decrease by -2% in Northampton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Northampton is $49,250 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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