Maryland contains four schools that offer architecture programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking architecture school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 architecture schools in Maryland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr), with Morgan State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,978/yr.
Architecture students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 570 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $72,170. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $81,030/yr and there are 59,960 employed.
Also, within the architecture schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from architecture, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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