Maine contains three schools that offer architecture programs. Maine Maritime Academy, the highest-ranking architecture school in ME, has a total student population of 939 and is the 322nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 architecture schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Landing School of Boat Building and Design comes out as the most expensive ($28,098/yr), with University of Maine at Augusta as the lowest recorded at only $9,297/yr.
Architecture students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 60 employed landscape architects earning an average yearly salary of $64,150. Architecture and engineering employees in this state earn $64,070/yr and there are 9,760 employed.
Also, within the architecture schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from architecture, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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