Architecture Schools In Connecticut

Architecture classes faculty can choose to work at one of 8 accredited architecture schools in Connecticut. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in architecture in the state of Connecticut, which encompasses architecture training at the following levels:

  • Architecture Certificate
  • Associates degree in Architecture
  • Bachelors degree in Architecture
  • Masters degree in Architecture
  • PhD degree in Architecture


Schools

  1. Connecticut College

    270 Mohegan Ave, New London, Connecticut 06320

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Capital Community College

    950 Main Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06103

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Hartford

    200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117-1599

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. University of New Haven

    300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Norwalk Community College

    188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut 06854

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Paier College of Art Inc

    20 Gorham Ave, Hamden, Connecticut 06514-3902

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Yale University

    New Haven, Connecticut 06520

    3 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Architecture Employment

Connecticut 2,110
National 194,050

Of all of the architecture professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Connecticut state.

Employment Growth for Architecture professionals In Connecticut

2,620 2,740 2,740 2,420 2,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, architecture is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 510 less architecture professionals working in Connecticut than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of architecture has shrunk by 19% in Connecticut. This decline is faster than the national trend for architecture professionals which shows a 16% decrease in the number of architecture professionals working around the nation.

Architecture VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$63,120 $69,120 $72,210 $73,737 $73,800
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Connecticut, as the number of architecture professionals is declining, the salaries earned by architecture professionals are increasing. The mean salary for architecture professionals in 2006 was $63,120 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $73,800 per year.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in Connecticut

10th percentile
$44,020
25th percentile
$53,057
50th percentile
$68,613
75th percentile
$85,327
90th percentile
$109,813

Thus, architecture professionals' salaries grew by 14% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 149% pay differential between the highest paid architecture professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of architecture in Connecticut.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Architecture
$73,800
Civil Engineering
$65,950
Design
$58,195
Drafting
$53,608

Architecture professionals in Connecticut earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Architecture programs available for each degree type for all schools in Connecticut

associate
3
bachelor
6
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total14

The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited architecture schools in Connecticut is decreasing. In Connecticut, there were 183 graduates in 2006. And there were 134 graduates from architecture courses in 2010.

This represents a 27% decrease in the number of architecture degree or certificate school graduates in Connecticut state. 43% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in architecture.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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