Architecture in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Architecture Programs in Oklahoma

Around 0.2% of Oklahoma's graduates graduate from architecture degree programs every year. That means an estimated 177 architects graduate from Oklahoma's 6 architecture schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma with a architecture program is Oklahoma Christian University, which is located in Edmond. In 2010, it was ranked 38th nationwide. In 2010, 23 students graduated from Oklahoma Christian University's architecture program. The tuition rate at Oklahoma Christian University was $17,456 per year.

University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, which is located in Norman, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a architecture program. It received a ranking of 62nd in the country in 2010. In 2010, 84 students graduated from University of Oklahoma Norman Campus architecture program. Tuition at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus was $7,864 per year.

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus, which is located in Stillwater, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a architecture program. It received a ranking of 64th in the country in 2010. 48 students graduated with degree in architecture from Oklahoma State University-Main Campus in 2010. Oklahoma State University-Main Campus charged in-state students $6,779 in tuition fees per year.


If you choose to attend a Oklahoma architecture school, average tuition will be $8,809 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,400 per year to $18,354 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Oklahoma architecture schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Southern Nazarene University - located in Bethany, students are charged $18,354 per year
  2. Oklahoma Christian University - located in Edmond, students are charged $17,456 per year
  3. University of Oklahoma Norman Campus - located in Norman, students are charged $7,864 per year

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

  1. Tulsa Community College - located in Tulsa, students are charged $2,400 per year
  2. Oklahoma State University-Main Campus - located in Stillwater, students are charged $6,779 per year
  3. University of Oklahoma Norman Campus - located in Norman, students are charged $7,864 per year

An architecture degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

Most people who graduate from architecture school in Oklahoma go on to work as an architect. If you decide to work as an architect in Oklahoma, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 500 Oklahoma architects as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Oklahoma architects:

  1. Canadian County - 240 architects
  2. Creek County - 220 architects

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,170 architects will be working in Oklahoma state. This would require the number of architects to grow by 21%.


An architect in Oklahoma makes an average of $65,490 per year. But, salaries for architects can vary. In 2010, architects made as little as less than $40,180 per year or as much as more than $102,730 per year in Oklahoma. The following counties in Oklahoma have the highest average salaries for architects:

  1. Creek County - $68,290 per year
  2. Canadian County - $64,530 per year

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

  1. Canadian County - $64,530 per year
  2. Creek County - $68,290 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in architecture in Oklahoma and to compare salaries with various related fields such as civil engineering or design, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Architecture in Oklahoma
  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture in Oklahoma
  • Master's Degree in Architecture in Oklahoma
  • Certificate in Architecture in Oklahoma

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,645 miles from location University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Norman OK 37.9028 45% 25,881
6,620 miles from location Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Stillwater OK 35.9758 48% 23,033
6,555 miles from location Tulsa Community College Tulsa OK 12.6303 n/a 19,730
6,644 miles from location Oklahoma Christian University Edmond OK 61.9078 49% 2,171
6,654 miles from location Southern Nazarene University Bethany OK 22.2153 n/a 2,110
6,554 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Lemley Campus Tulsa OK 33.5391 100% 1,393

Curious what studying Architecture gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Architectural and Civil Drafters + 1,060 $47,100 -16.5%
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval + 500 $65,490 -31.5%
Landscape Architects + 40 $47,370 0.0%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are architecture related jobs in Oklahoma