Louisiana contains five schools that offer architecture design programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking architecture design school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 architecture design schools in Louisiana, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr), with University of Louisiana at Lafayette as the lowest recorded at only $5,042/yr.
Architecture Design students from Louisiana 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. In fact, in the Louisiana alone, there are 280 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $58,520. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $68,220/yr and there are 34,750 employed.
Also, within the architecture design schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from architecture design, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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