With an overall population of 448,607 and a student population of 58,195, approximately 27,241 of Albuquerque students attend one of Albuquerque's schools that offer architecture programs.
The largest architecture school in Albuquerque, by student population, is University of New Mexico-Main Campus. Approximately 87 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Mexico-Main Campus with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 129 students graduated with an architecture degree in Albuquerque. If you decide to attend one of Albuquerque's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,197 per year in instate tuition and $29,350 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $920 for architecture related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,738 per year, on average, for room and board at Albuquerque-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,451.
After graduating with your credentials in architecture, if you decide to work as an architect in Albuquerque, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 architects in New Mexico were working in the greater Albuquerque area. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to decrease by -6% in Albuquerque. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Albuquerque is $43,650 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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