With an overall population of 234,403 and a student population of 64,591, approximately 6,993 of Norfolk students attend one of Norfolk's schools that offer architecture programs.
Of the 1 architecture schools in Norfolk, the largest architecture school, by student population, is Norfolk State University. In 2010, Norfolk State University graduated approximately 7 students from its architecture program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an architecture degree in Norfolk. If you decide to attend one of Norfolk's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,140 per year in instate tuition and $31,199 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for architecture related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,329 per year, on average, for room and board at Norfolk-based architecture schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,764.
After graduating with your credentials in architecture, if you decide to work as an architect in Norfolk, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 2,600 architects in Virginia. Of these architects, 420 were working in the greater Norfolk area. The government projects that the number of architects in Norfolk will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Norfolk is $42,850 per year, which is lower than the average for architects state-wide.
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