Fort Myers, FL (population: 68,373) has four architecture design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. South Florida Community College, the highest ranked school in this group with an architecture design program, has a total student population of 2,902. It is the 3355th highest ranked school in the USA and the 172nd highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about architecture design programs in Fort Myers, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of architecture design professors at South Florida Community College such as Steve Dodson.
Architecture Design students from Fort Myers 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.
Fort Myers lies in Lee county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Cape Coral-Fort Myers area has 201,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $38,330 average annual salary.
Of the 4 architecture design schools with a 100-mile radius of Fort Myers, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Manatee Community College comes out as the most expensive ($10,485/yr) for architecture design students, with South Florida Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,082/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Fort Myers|
|North Fort Myers||FL||51,280||0||-||0||6.1 miles|
|Cape Coral||FL||161,428||1||26.0313||32||9.3 miles|
|Bonita Springs||FL||44,290||0||-||0||20.4 miles|
|Port Charlotte||FL||49,392||1||23.17||24||29.6 miles|
|North Port||FL||58,777||0||-||0||35.8 miles|
|Saint Petersburg||FL||243,829||7||28.1391||139||92.0 miles|