Minnesota contains five schools that offer horticulture programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking horticulture school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 horticulture schools in Minnesota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities comes out as the most expensive ($14,061/yr), with Central Lakes College-Brainerd as the lowest recorded at only $9,841/yr.
Horticulture students from Minnesota schools who go on to become horticulturalists, landscape designers, agriculturalists, wildlife biologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Landscape architects make on average $65,910 per year and there are about 18,940 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the horticulture schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from horticulture, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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