Lakewood has a general population of 58,211 and an overall student population of 14,761. Approximately 6,573 of Lakewood's students are enrolled in schools that offer architecture programs.
Clover Park Technical College is the largest architecture school in Lakewood, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Architecture program at Clover Park Technical College.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an architecture degree from one of Lakewood's architecture schools. In 2009 tuition at architecture schools in Lakewood was $3,859 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for architecture related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in architecture, if you decide to work as an architect in Lakewood, your job prospects are good. There were 4,640 architects working in Washington State and 240 working in the greater Lakewood area in 2010. The number of architects in Lakewood is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for architects.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an architect in Lakewood is $66,920 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for architects.
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