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General Architecture Schools in District of Columbia

In 2018-2019, 102 students earned their Architecture degrees in DC.

In terms of popularity, General Architecture is the 71st most popular major in the state out of a total 195 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Architecture Majors in District of Columbia

Architecture majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 72
Master’s Degree 30

Gender Distribution

In District of Columbia, a architecture major is more popular with men than with women.

General Architecture Majors in DC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of architecture majors in District of Columbia is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 16.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.6%
  • White: 41.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 16.7%
  • Other Races: 4.9%
General Architecture Majors in DC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Architecture Grads in District of Columbia

3,300 people in the state and 299,530 in the nation are employed in jobs related to architecture.

General Architecture Jobs Nationwide vs. DC

Wages for General Architecture Jobs in District of Columbia

In this state, architecture grads earn an average of $100,770. Nationwide, they make an average of $99,320.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in District of Columbia that offer architecture degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
5,956 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.50% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. An average student at CUA will pay a net price of $34,972.


Howard University

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
9,139 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 8.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The average student takes 4.43 years to complete their degree at Howard. In their early career, Howard grads earn an average salary of $35,800.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
4,244 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.82 years. 85% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

General Architecture Careers in DC

Some of the careers architecture majors go into include:

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Architectural and Engineering Managers 3% $148,960
Architects 2% $92,490

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to architecture.

Major Annual Graduates in DC
Urban & Regional Planning 35
Landscape Architecture 18
Real Estate Development 3

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