Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for an interior architecture degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 9,978 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

19% above average compared to other degrees

$ 22,874 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

14% above average compared to other degrees

$ 38,891 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

20% above average compared to other degrees

What do interior architecture graduates earn?

Interior architecture students make an average of $80,866 per year after graduation. This is 21% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 80,866 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 78% of degrees

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% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular interior architecture schools in the US

There are 76 schools in the US that offer a interior architecture degree. The interior architecture schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of Washington-Seattle Campus, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona and University of Maryland-College Park. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in interior architecture per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona$7,339
University of Maryland-College Park$10,399
Syracuse University$46,755
Miami University-Oxford$14,958
Texas Tech University$8,860
Ball State University$9,774
Arizona State University-Tempe$10,792
University of Houston$9,706
University of Oregon$11,931

Top US schools for an interior architecture degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering interior architecture degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Rhode Island School of Design32%$48,370
University of Maryland-College Park45%$10,399
University of Washington-Seattle Campus46%$10,974
Syracuse University47%$46,755
University of Louisiana at Lafayette51%$9,888
Florida International University54%$6,556
Chatham University55%$36,510
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona55%$7,339
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design60%$36,230
Lawrence Technological University60%$32,190

Cheapest US schools for an interior architecture degree

Of the schools in the US that offer an interior architecture degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Onondaga Community College$5,154
Suffolk County Community College$5,600
Florida International University$6,556
Manchester Community College - New Hampshire$7,232
University of North Carolina at Greensboro$7,250
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona$7,339
University of Idaho$7,488
University of Nevada-Las Vegas$7,665
Stephen F Austin State University$7,716
The University of Texas at San Antonio$7,969

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