Architecture in Georgia

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Schools Offering Architecture Programs in Georgia


Each year, roughly 0.2% of Georgia students graduate with degrees in architecture. In other words, every year an estimated 593 architects graduate from Georgia's 4 architecture schools.

Top Schools

University of Georgia, which is located in Athens, is the top-ranked school in Georgia that has a architecture program. It received a ranking of 15th in the country in 2010. 62 students graduated with a degree in architecture from University of Georgia in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Georgia was $8,736 per year.

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, which was ranked 19th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a architecture program. It is located in Atlanta. 306 students graduated with degree in architecture from Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus in 2010. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus charged in-state students $8,716 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia with a architecture program is Savannah College of Art and Design, which is located in Savannah. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. 175 students graduated with degree in architecture from Savannah College of Art and Design in 2010. The tuition rate at Savannah College of Art and Design was $29,570 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Georgia's architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $13,051 per year, though tuition can range from $29,570 per year to $5,180 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Georgia architecture schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Savannah College of Art and Design - located in Savannah, students are charged $29,570 per year
  2. University of Georgia - located in Athens, students are charged $8,736 per year
  3. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus - located in Atlanta, students are charged $8,716 per year

The architecture schools in Georgia that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Southern Polytechnic State University - located in Marietta, students are charged $5,180 per year
  2. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus - located in Atlanta, students are charged $8,716 per year
  3. University of Georgia - located in Athens, students are charged $8,736 per year

An architecture degree from a Georgia school... what next?

A large number of Georgia architecture graduates become architects. 2,650 architects were working in Georgia in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Georgia architects:

  1. Barrow County - 2,160 architects
  2. Burke County - 160 architects
  3. Bryan County - 130 architects

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of architects in Georgia will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,600 architects working in Georgia.

Salary

On average, architects earn $74,520 per year. However, Georgia architects earned anywhere in the range from as less than $33,330 per year to more than $110,480 per year in 2010. On average an architect earns the most in the following Georgia counties:

  1. Russell County - $88,570 per year
  2. Brantley County - $78,580 per year
  3. Barrow County - $75,540 per year

On average, architects earns the least in the following Georgia counties:

  1. Clarke County - $48,630 per year
  2. Bibb County - $58,580 per year
  3. Burke County - $68,020 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in architecture and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as civil engineering or design.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in Architecture in Georgia
  • Doctoral Degree in Architecture in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,845 miles from location University of Georgia Athens GA 84.6189 51% 34,885
5,904 miles from location Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Atlanta GA 80.8786 42% 20,291
5,703 miles from location Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah GA 31.5137 31% 9,906
5,911 miles from location Southern Polytechnic State University Marietta GA 22.5982 63% 5,183
 

Curious what studying Architecture gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Georgia

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval + 2,650 $74,520 5.2%
2
Architectural and Civil Drafters + 1,590 $46,970 -26.4%
3
Landscape Architects + 640 $54,250 -49.6%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are architecture related jobs in Georgia