Seth Eller

Architect Job Description

Architects work in the construction industry designing new buildings and the spaces in and around them. They also help restore and conserve old buildings, and develop new ways of using existing buildings. They are involved in construction projects from the earliest stages right through to completion.

Where can I go to school?

North Carolina State University

in Raleigh, North Carolina

Standard Course of Study

  • Students wishing to become an architect can pursue a Bachelors in Architecture program, which typically takes five years to complete. 
  • Undergraduate courses include topics in architectural history and theory, building and construction, and computer-aided design and drafting.
  • In order to be licensed, prospective architects must complete a three-year paid internship administered by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and pass the Architect Registration Exam. 

Cost to attend NC State University

The annual cost to attend NC State is about $25,252 per year. This includes:

  • Tuition and fees
  • Health Insurance
  • Room Rent
  • Meals
  • Books and Supplies
  • Personal Expenses
  • Transportation

Scholarships at NC State

  • Park Scholarship
    • Valued up to $107,000 for four years.
    • Includes tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, travel, and personal expenses.
    • Grants to fund research projects, service activities, and conferences in the United States and abroad.

Scholarships at NC State

  • Robert Brady Thomas Memorial Scholarship
    • $5,000
    • Must be in the Landscape Architecture program or Horticulture Science program
    • Must maintain a 3.4 GPA

Other Scholarships

  • Courage to Grow Scholarship
    • 12 recipients
    • Maximum reward $6,000
    • Based off of academic achievement and financial need
    • Essay contest

Other Scholarships

  • Jagganathan Scholarship
    • Must be nominated by guidance counselor
    • Must demonstrate leadership abilities and academic achievement
    • 4 recipients
    • Maximum award $2,000

Projected Salary for Architects

The median annual salary for architects is around $76,000 a year.

Where can you find a job as an architect?

The best place to pursue a career in architecture would be in larger cities. In cities, the pay is better and architects have more opportunities for projects because new buildings are constantly needed.

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Architect - Seth Eller

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