Louisiana contains one school that offers landscape architecture programs. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College has a total student population of 28,643 and is the 121st highest ranked school in America.
Landscape Architecture students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 7,510 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $22,160. Landscape architects in this state earn $58,520/yr and there are 280 employed.
Also, within the landscape architecture schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from landscape architecture, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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