Kentucky contains two schools that offer architecture programs. University of Louisville, the highest-ranking architecture school in KY, has a total student population of 21,016 and is the 1677th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 architecture schools in Kentucky, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Louisville comes out as the most expensive ($10,764/yr), with Western Kentucky University as the lowest recorded at only $9,729/yr.
Architecture students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 200 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $50,720. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $62,180/yr and there are 24,130 employed.
Also, within the architecture schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from architecture, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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