Delaware contains eight schools that offer landscape architecture programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking landscape architecture school in DE, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 landscape architecture schools in Delaware, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, George Washington University comes out as the most expensive ($27,966/yr), with Wor-Wic Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,928/yr.
Landscape Architecture students from Delaware 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 Delaware alone, there are 2,670 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $25,430. Landscape architects in this state earn $47,520/yr and there are 120 employed.
Also, within the landscape architecture schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from landscape architecture, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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