Palm Coast, FL (population: 76,000) has five architecture schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Florida, the highest ranked school in this group with an architecture program, has a total student population of 50,691. It is the 615th highest ranked school in the USA and the 20th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about architecture programs in Palm Coast, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of architecture professors at University of Florida such as Diana Bitz, Francesco Capillari, Nancy Clark, Martin Gold, Martin Gundersen, and Tina Gurucharri.
Architecture students from Palm Coast 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.
Palm Coast lies in Flagler county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Palm Coast area has 16,180 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $35,600 average annual salary.
Of the 5 architecture schools with a 100-mile radius of Palm Coast, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Florida comes out as the most expensive ($10,101/yr) for architecture students, with Seminole Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,306/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Palm Coast|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||23.3 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||28.0 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||30.6 miles|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||50.9 miles|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||56.5 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||67.5 miles|