Charlottesville has a general population of 45,049 and an overall student population of 29,814. Approximately 24,355 of Charlottesville's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
The largest architecture school in Charlottesville, by student population, is University of Virginia-Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 74 students graduated from the Architecture program at University of Virginia-Main Campus.
A reported 146 students graduated with credentials in architecture in Charlottesville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Charlottesville's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,142 per year in instate tuition and $43,142 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for architecture related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,290 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an architect in Charlottesville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 architects in Virginia were working in the greater Charlottesville area. By the year 2018, the number of architects is expected to increase by 15% in Charlottesville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Charlottesville is $70,470 per year, which is higher than the average for architects state-wide.
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