Types of Degrees Other Architecture Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many architecture (other) graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Master’s Degree in Other Architecture?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of architecture majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||4|
Americans aren’t the only ones with an interest in Architecture. About 15.6% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- South Korea
- Saudi Arabia
Master’s Degree Starting Salary
The U.S. Department of Education found that students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a master’s degree in architecture (other) made a median starting salary of $29,200 per year. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $29,200 (25th percentile) and $29,200 (75th percentile).
It’s important to note that just because the people reporting these salaries have a degree in architecture, it does not mean that they are working in a job related to their degree.
Online Other Architecture Programs
In the 2018-2019 academic year, 39 schools offered some type of architecture (other) program. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||3||0|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||1||0|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||1||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||0||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||0||0|
Majors Related to Other Architecture
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to architecture.
|Major||Number of Grads|
|Architectural Sciences & Technology||5,448|
|Urban & Regional Planning||2,729|
|Real Estate Development||452|
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
- Image Credit: By Lorenzo Cafaro under License
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