Durant, OK has two architecture design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of North Texas, the highest ranked school in this group with an architecture design program, has a total student population of 35,003. It is the 1230th highest ranked school in the USA and the 55th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Architecture Design students from Durant 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.
Durant lies in Bryan county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 164,450 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $15.13/hr average worker wage, and a $31,460 average annual salary.
Of the 2 architecture design schools with a 100-mile radius of Durant, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas at Arlington comes out as the most expensive ($12,392/yr) for architecture design students, with University of North Texas as the lowest, reported at only $10,409/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Durant|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||78.5 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||92.5 miles|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||97.7 miles|