There are schools offering architecture degrees in Texas!
Schools Offering Architecture Programs in Texas
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The University of Texas at Austin, which is located in Austin, is the top-ranked school in Texas that has a architecture program. It received a ranking of 11th in the country in 2010. 160 students graduated with a degree in architecture from The University of Texas at Austin in 2010. Tuition at The University of Texas at Austin was $9,418 per year.
The second-ranked school in Texas that has a architecture program is Rice University. Rice University, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Houston. In 2010, Rice University graduated 69 students from its architecture program. Rice University charged in-state students $33,771 in tuition fees per year.
Texas A & M University, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Texas that has a architecture program. It is located in College Station. In 2010, Texas A & M University graduated 237 students from its architecture programs. The tuition rate at Texas A & M University was $8,387 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Texas' architecture schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $8,067 per year, though tuition can range from $33,771 per year to $1,086 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Texas architecture schools were charged at the following schools:
- Rice University - located in Houston, students are charged $33,771 per year
- Baylor University - located in Waco, students are charged $29,884 per year
- Abilene Christian University - located in Abilene, students are charged $22,760 per year
The following Texas architecture schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Lee College - located in Baytown, students are charged $1,086 per year
- Kilgore College - located in Kilgore, students are charged $1,176 per year
- Tarrant County College District - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $1,200 per year
An architecture degree from a Texas school... what next?
The highest percentage of architecture graduates in Texas pursue careers as an architect. If you decide to work as an architect in Texas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 7,020 Texas architects as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Texas architects:
- Collin County - 2,140 architects
- Austin County - 1,940 architects
- Bastrop County - 850 architects
The government projects that the number of architects in Texas will grow by 15%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 12,720 architects working in Texas.
On average, architects earn $76,890 per year. But, salaries for architects can vary. In 2010, architects made as little as less than $15,700 per year or as much as more than $142,520 per year in Texas. The following counties in Texas have the highest average salaries for architects:
- Austin County - $85,750 per year
- Collin County - $81,390 per year
- Aransas County - $76,540 per year
The Texas counties with the lowest average salary for architects are:
- Brazos County - $51,480 per year
- Armstrong County - $52,090 per year
- Crosby County - $54,090 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Texas statistics regarding a career in architecture. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as civil engineering or design.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Architecture in Texas
- Bachelor's Degree in Architecture in Texas
- Master's Degree in Architecture in Texas
- Doctoral Degree in Architecture in Texas
- Certificate in Architecture in Texas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,687 miles from location||The University of Texas at Austin||Austin||TX||88.8663||51%||50,995|
|6,603 miles from location||Texas A & M University||College Station||TX||85.085||53%||48,702|
|6,651 miles from location||Tarrant County College District||Fort Worth||TX||13.2456||n/a||44,355|
|6,546 miles from location||University of Houston||Houston||TX||32.0392||41%||37,000|
|6,638 miles from location||University of North Texas||Denton||TX||34.4764||43%||35,003|
|6,700 miles from location||Texas State University-San Marcos||San Marcos||TX||68.5508||40%||30,803|
|6,907 miles from location||Texas Tech University||Lubbock||TX||71.9834||41%||30,049|
|6,744 miles from location||The University of Texas at San Antonio||San Antonio||TX||56.7437||44%||28,955|
|7,184 miles from location||El Paso Community College||El Paso||TX||12.5365||n/a||28,168|
|6,639 miles from location||The University of Texas at Arlington||Arlington||TX||27.8116||55%||28,085|
|6,736 miles from location||San Antonio College||San Antonio||TX||9.68457||n/a||24,135|
|6,555 miles from location||Sam Houston State University||Huntsville||TX||29.6109||25%||16,772|
|6,644 miles from location||Baylor University||Waco||TX||38.572||20%||14,614|
|6,749 miles from location||Northwest Vista College||San Antonio||TX||11.4584||n/a||14,587|
|6,472 miles from location||Lamar University||Beaumont||TX||52.0333||33%||13,992|
|6,499 miles from location||Stephen F Austin State University||Nacogdoches||TX||57.9428||37%||12,845|
|6,678 miles from location||Del Mar College||Corpus Christi||TX||11.9255||n/a||12,069|
|6,547 miles from location||Texas Southern University||Houston||TX||40.0528||22%||9,394|
|6,583 miles from location||Prairie View A & M University||Prairie View||TX||50.8259||54%||8,608|
|6,524 miles from location||Lee College||Baytown||TX||12.8813||n/a||6,658|
|6,509 miles from location||Kilgore College||Kilgore||TX||15.7866||n/a||6,375|
|6,549 miles from location||Rice University||Houston||TX||86.3426||36%||5,576|
|6,791 miles from location||Abilene Christian University||Abilene||TX||31.2961||54%||4,813|
|6,841 miles from location||Clarendon College||Clarendon||TX||16.9601||n/a||1,427|
Curious what studying Architecture gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Texas
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Architectural and Civil Drafters +||8,670||$46,850||18.3%|
|Architects, Except Landscape and Naval +||7,020||$76,890||-7.3%|
|Landscape Architects +||960||$61,380||100.0%|
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