Northampton, MA has one architecture design school within its city limits. Smith College has a total student population of 3,121. It is the 927th highest ranked school in the USA and the 45th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about architecture design programs in Northampton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of architecture design professors at Smith College such as Jeffery Blankenship, Kirin Makker, and Gretchen Schneider.
Architecture Design students from Northampton 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 Springfield-CT area alone, there are 80 employed landscape architects earning an average salary of $63,640. Architecture and engineering employees in this area earn $67,080/yr and there are 3,630 employed.
Northampton lies in Hampshire county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Springfield-CT area has 287,790 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $20.80/hr average worker wage, and a $43,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 12.621 out of every 1000 jobs in Northampton are held by architecture and engineering employees, and 0.266/1000 are held by landscape architects.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Smith College ends up costing a student $22,296/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Northampton|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||28.6 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||39.1 miles|
|North Haven||CT||-||1||35.1029||2||65.6 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||71.6 miles|
|Old Lyme||CT||-||1||63.6175||6||71.6 miles|
|New Haven||CT||123,302||4||21.032||186||71.7 miles|