Roundup of Data on Architecture Education

This is a collection of links to existing quantitative and qualitative research on architectural education and its relationship to careers and higher education. Some sources are freely available while others require a purchase or membership. The ACSA does not provide or vouch for the accuracy of any non-ACSA resources.

If you are a prospective student or researcher looking for program and directory information about schools with accredited programs in architecture and other ACSA member schools, check out the ACSA’s Guide to Architectural EducationGuide to SchoolsProgram Directory, and Special Programs, as well as our Data Resources.

Please let us know if you have suggestions about these or other sources of data and research. You may also download this spreadsheet listing the data fields currently under available to the ACSA, in order to make more specific data analysis suggestions.

Roundup of Data on Architecture Education

Architecture Schools, Tuition, Enrollment

Cross Domain Data

BLS National Longitudinal Survey NLSY97 (data downloads, various resources)
1997-ongoing

The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (data downloads, reports)
ongoing

U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis Regional Price Parities and Income (data downloads)
2015

U.S. Data.Gov Datasets (data downloads)

Licensure and Credentials

Questions

Kendall Nicholson
Director of Research + Information
202-785-2324
knicholson@acsa-arch.org