West Sacramento, CA (population: 50,542) has four architecture design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of California-Berkeley, the highest ranked school in this group with an architecture design program, has a total student population of 35,830. It is the 6th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Architecture Design students from West Sacramento schools who go on to become architecture designers, interior architects, architectural engineers, architectural project managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,412,730 people working as architecture and engineering employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $73,590. Also, Landscape architects make on average $65,910 per year and there are about 18,940 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 4 architecture design schools with a 100-mile radius of West Sacramento, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, California College of the Arts comes out as the most expensive ($30,933/yr) for architecture design students, with Modesto Junior College as the lowest, reported at only $6,882/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from West Sacramento|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||13.8 miles|
|Yuba City||CA||62,588||1||36.3939||5||40.3 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||52.8 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||65.0 miles|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||67.2 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||71.2 miles|
|San Francisco||CA||817,411||21||17.5697||455||73.4 miles|