Architecture & Related Services

2022 Best Architecture & Related Services Schools in the Southeast Region

32 Colleges in the Southeast Region
2,897 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded
$46,739 Avg Early-Career Salary
If you're seeking a degree in architecture and related services, you will have fewer peers than average since the major degree program is the #28 one in the country in terms of popularity.While this may limit the number of schools that offer the degree program, there are still top-quality ones to be found.

College Factual looked at 32 colleges and universities when compiling its 2022 Best Architecture & Related Services Schools in the Southeast Region ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 2,897 degrees in architecture and related services during the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Best Architecture & Related Services Schools in the Southeast Region The architecture and related services program you select can have a big impact on your future. That's why we developed our collection of Best Schools for Architecture & Related Services rankings. We derive our Best Overall Architecture & Related Services School rankings by rolling up our degree-level rankings after weighting them by the number of degrees awarded at each school.

You may want to choose one of the degree levels below to find the schools of most interest to you.

The architecture and related services school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Architecture & Related Services Schools in the Southeast Region. More interested in schools in a specific area of the country? Filter this list by region or state.

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Although we recommend filtering by degree level first, you can view the list below to see which schools give the educational experience for the architecture and related services degree levels they offer.

#1

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In VA
214 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Every student pursuing a degree in architecture and related services has to look into Virginia Tech. Located in the city of Blacksburg, Virginia Tech is a public school with a very large student population. A Best Schools rank of #73 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Virginia Tech is a great school overall.

There were roughly 214 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at Virginia Tech in the most recent data year.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
191 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Every student pursuing a degree in architecture and related services has to check out Georgia Institute of Technology - Main Campus. Located in the large city of Atlanta, Georgia Tech is a public school with a fairly large student population. A Best Schools rank of #35 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Georgia Tech is a great school overall.

There were about 191 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at Georgia Tech in the most recent year we have data available. Architecture & Related Services degree recipients from Georgia Institute of Technology - Main Campus get an earnings boost of around $10,811 over the average earnings of architecture and related services graduates.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In VA
147 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

It's difficult to beat University of Virginia - Main Campus if you wish to pursue a degree in architecture and related services. University of Virginia is a very large public university located in the small suburb of Charlottesville. A Best Schools rank of #38 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means University of Virginia is a great university overall.

There were roughly 147 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at University of Virginia in the most recent data year.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
44 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a wonderful option for students interested in a degree in architecture and related services. UNC Chapel Hill is a fairly large public university located in the small city of Chapel Hill. A Best Schools rank of #63 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means UNC Chapel Hill is a great university overall.

There were approximately 44 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at UNC Chapel Hill in the most recent year we have data available. Degree recipients from the architecture and related services major at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill get $7,361 above the standard college graduate in this field when they enter the workforce.

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#5

Auburn University

Auburn, AL
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
163 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Auburn is a very large public university located in the small city of Auburn. A Best Schools rank of #216 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means Auburn is a great university overall.

There were roughly 163 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at Auburn in the most recent data year. Architecture & Related Services degree recipients from Auburn University earn a boost of approximately $13,811 above the average income of architecture and related services graduates.

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Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In NC
110 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

NC State is a very large public university located in the city of Raleigh. A Best Schools rank of #123 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means NC State is a great university overall.

There were roughly 110 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at NC State in the most recent year we have data available.

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#7

University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
79 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Coral Gables, U Miami is a private not-for-profit university with a large student population. A Best Schools rank of #240 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means U Miami is a great university overall.

There were roughly 79 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at U Miami in the most recent year we have data available. After graduating, architecture and related services degree recipients generally earn about $46,700 at the beginning of their careers.

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#8

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
206 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Gainesville, UF is a public university with a fairly large student population. A Best Schools rank of #94 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means UF is a great university overall.

There were about 206 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at UF in the most recent year we have data available. Soon after graduating, architecture and related services degree recipients typically make an average of $47,067 in the first five years of their career.

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#9

University of Georgia

Athens, GA
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
65 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Located in the medium-sized city of Athens, UGA is a public university with a very large student population. A Best Schools rank of #116 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means UGA is a great university overall.

There were approximately 65 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at UGA in the most recent data year. Students who receive their degree from the architecture and related services program earn about $42,800 in the first couple years of working.

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#10

Clemson University

Clemson, SC
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
168 Architecture & Related Services Degrees Awarded

Located in the suburb of Clemson, Clemson is a public university with a very large student population. A Best Schools rank of #195 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Clemson is a great university overall.

There were roughly 168 architecture and related services students who graduated with this degree at Clemson in the most recent data year. Soon after graduating, architecture and related services degree recipients generally earn around $43,833 at the beginning of their careers.

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Explore the best architecture and related services colleges for a specific state in the Southeast Region .

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
North Carolina 38 294
West Virginia 38 26
South Carolina 38 137
Florida 38 773
Virginia 38 376
Arkansas 38 64
Mississippi 38 107
Alabama 37 183
Kentucky 37 129
Georgia 37 408
Tennessee 37 113
Louisiana 36 346

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Major Annual Graduates
General Architecture 1,107
Architectural Sciences & Technology 739
Urban & Regional Planning 427
Landscape Architecture 232
Interior Architecture 170
Environmental Design 119
Architecture (Other) 54
Real Estate Development 40
Architectural History 9

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Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Lorenzo Cafaro.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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