Types of Architects


Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings or any other structures. Architectural works, in the material form of buildings, are often perceived as cultural symbols and as works of art.There is many different types of Architects. A few would be Naval, Interior, Landscape, and Building.All are architectural jobs but takes up different roles.

Naval architecture, also known as naval engineering, is an engineering discipline dealing with the engineering design process, shipbuilding, maintenance, and operation of marine vessels and structures.Naval architecture involves basic and applied research, design, development, design evaluation and calculations during all stages of the life of a marine vehicle. In order to be a Naval Architect you need:

Naval architecture also involves formulation of safety regulations and damage-control rules and the approval and certification of ship designs to meet statutory and non-statutory requirements.Throughout the years, Naval Architecture had a job growth of 9%. With a yearly salary of $93,110.
15 schools that provides Naval Architecture is:
  1. Maine Maritime Academy CASTINE, ME
  2. Massachusetts Maritime Academy BUZZARDS BAY, MA
  3. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College GREEN BAY, WI
  4. Stevens Institute of Technology HOBOKEN, NJ
  5. SUNY Maritime College THROGGS NECK, NY
  6. Texas A & M University-College Station COLLEGE STATION, TX
  7. The Landing School ARUNDEL, ME
  8. United States Coast Guard Academy NEW LONDON, CT
  9. United States Merchant Marine Academy KINGS POINT, NY
  10. United States Naval Academy ANNAPOLIS, MD
  11. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor ANN ARBOR, MI
  12. University of New Orleans NEW ORLEANS, LA
  13. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University BLACKSBURG, VA
  14. Webb Institute GLEN COVE, NY


Interior Architecture works with the inside of the house. All the structure from the inside. Like the direction the doors open, the direction of the staircase, where the kitchen goes, etc. In order to be a Interior Architect you need:

Throughout the years, Interior Architects had a job growth of 7%. With a yearly salary of $76,100.
10 most popular Interior Architecture schools are:
  1. California State Polytechnic University POMONA,CALIFORNIA
  2. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA
  3. Seminole State College of Florida SANFORD, FLORIDA
  4. Rhode Island School of Design PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND
  5. University of North Texas DENTON, TEXAS
  6. Texas Tech University LUBBOCK, TEXAS
  7. Univeristy of Nebraska LINCOLN, NEBRASKA
  8. Bowling Green State University BOWLING GREEN, OHIO
  9. School of the Art Institute of Chicago CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
  10. The University of Texas SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS