Alabama contains three schools that offer architecture programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking architecture school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 architecture schools in Alabama, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tuskegee University comes out as the most expensive ($25,035/yr), with Alabama A & M University as the lowest recorded at only $7,770/yr.
Architecture students from Alabama schools who go on to become architects, architecture designers, landscape architects, interior architects, 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 Alabama alone, there are 60 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $87,490. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $72,690/yr and there are 39,830 employed.
Also, within the architecture schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from architecture, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Alabama Interesting Facts