Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Architectural Technology and the types of students that study this field. East Los Angeles College awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields and Baccalaureate Colleges have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Architectural Technology. Tuition costs for Architectural Technology majors are, on average, $2,284 for in-state public colleges, and $32,170 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Architectural Technology programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Architectural Technology field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Architectural Technology majors need many skills, but most especially Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Architectural Technology majors need more than the average amount of Programming, Quality Control Analysis, and Mathematics.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Architectural Technology majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Programming is very distinctive for majors, but the Critical Thinking, Mathematics, and Reading Comprehension are the three most important skills for people in the field.