Akron has a total population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666. Of these students, 25,959 are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
University of Akron Main Campus is the largest architecture school in Akron, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from University of Akron Main Campus with credentials in architecture.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an architecture degree in Akron. If you decide to attend one of Akron's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in instate tuition and $30,117 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a architecture program in Akron. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board at Akron-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
If you decide to work as an architect in Akron, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,850 architects in Ohio. Of these architects, 330 were working in the greater Akron area. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to increase by 1% in Akron. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Akron is $41,970 per year, which is lower than the average for architects state-wide.
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