New Mexico contains six schools that offer floral design programs. Texas Tech University, the highest-ranking floral design school in NM, has a total student population of 30,049 and is the 150th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 floral design schools in New Mexico, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Colorado State University comes out as the most expensive ($12,132/yr), with Richland College as the lowest recorded at only $6,802/yr.
Floral Design students from New Mexico schools who go on to become floral designers, architecture designers, designers, fashion designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,470 people working as floral designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,940. Also, Fashion designers make on average $74,410 per year and there are about 15,780 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the floral design schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from floral design, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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