Georgia contains three schools that offer forestry programs. Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, the highest-ranking forestry school in GA, has a total student population of 3,327 and is the 3870th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 forestry schools in Georgia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College comes out as the most expensive ($7,103/yr), with Okefenokee Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $3,966/yr.
Forestry students from Georgia schools who go on to become forest technicians, foresters, urban foresters, area foresters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 31,440 people working as forest and conservation technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,370. Also, Forestry and conservation science teachers make on average $72,290 per year and there are about 2,380 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the forestry schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from forestry, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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