Lancaster has a general population of 56,348 and an overall student population of 5,789. Approximately 887 of Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is the largest architecture school in Lancaster, based on student population. In 2010, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology graduated approximately 16 students from its architecture program.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in architecture from architecture schools in Lancaster in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $6,250 per year in tuition costs.
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 $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,950.
Many architecture graduates choose to work as architects after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,800 architects in Pennsylvania. Of these architects, 220 were working in the greater Lancaster area. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to decrease by -8% in Lancaster. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
As an architect in Lancaster, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,660 per year. This is higher than the average salary for architects in the state.
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