Arkansas contains two schools that offer landscape architecture programs. University of Arkansas Main Campus, the highest-ranking landscape architecture school in AR, has a total student population of 19,849 and is the 1075th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 landscape architecture schools in Arkansas, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Arkansas at Little Rock comes out as the most expensive ($13,005/yr), with University of Arkansas Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $10,892/yr.
Landscape Architecture students from Arkansas schools who go on to become landscape architects, landscape designers, landscapers, landscape supervisors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 18,940 people working as landscape architects alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,910. Also, Landscaping and groundskeeping workers make on average $25,340 per year and there are about 859,960 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arkansas alone, there are 5,500 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $22,180. Landscape architects in this state earn $49,520/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the landscape architecture schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from landscape architecture, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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