Spokane, WA (population: 204,424) has one horticulture school within its city limits. Spokane Community College has a total student population of 7,445. It is the 4886th highest ranked school in the USA and the 79th highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Horticulture students from Spokane 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.
Spokane lies in Spokane county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Spokane area has 203,890 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $19.72/hr average worker wage, and a $41,010 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Spokane Community College ends up costing a student $7,422/yr.