Lawton, OK (population: 87,265) has two architecture design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with an architecture design program, has a total student population of 25,881. It is the 919th highest ranked school in the USA and the 7th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University). To learn more about architecture design programs in Lawton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of architecture design professors at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus such as Abi Asojo, Bill Bauman, David Boeck, Khosrow Bozorgi, Hans Butzer, and Marjorie Callahan.
Architecture Design students from Lawton 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.
Lawton lies in Comanche county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Lawton area has 40,850 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $16.23/hr average worker wage, and a $33,750 average annual salary.
Of the 2 architecture design schools with a 100-mile radius of Lawton, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Nazarene University comes out as the most expensive ($15,074/yr) for architecture design students, with University of Oklahoma Norman Campus as the lowest, reported at only $11,909/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lawton|
|Wichita Falls||TX||103,067||2||34.7529||101||48.8 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||69.7 miles|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||79.2 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||84.1 miles|