Architectural Engineering programs prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of materials, systems, and methods used to construct and equip buildings intended for human habitation or other purposes.
Of the 769 Architectural Engineering degrees granted each year at the Bachelors degree level, 36% percent are awarded to women and the other 64% percent are men. Did you know that Alabama has more students being granted a degree in Architectural Engineering than any other state? In fact, Alabama granted 139 degrees last year! The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Architectural Engineering is $61,700.
Auburn University, Kansas State University and The University of Texas at Austin are three schools popular for Architectural Engineering programs. In fact, around 129 Auburn University students are pursuing a Bachelors degree in Architectural Engineering. Take a look at the college options in the table below.
Some of the highest paying jobs for Architectural Engineering majors include Architectural and Engineering Managers, Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary and Engineers, All Other. However, another thing to consider is how many job openings there currently is. Jobs that are in high need that a degree in Architectural Engineering can prepare you for are Architectural and Engineering Managers, Engineers, All Other and Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary.