New York City, NY (population: 8,459,026) has two landscape architecture schools within its city limits. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in the city with a landscape architecture program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York. To learn more about landscape architecture programs in New York City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of landscape architecture professors at Columbia University in the City of New York such as Alice Chun, Elizabeth Currid, Umber Kazmi, Carla Leitao, Tina Manis, and Ted Mosby.
Landscape Architecture students from New York City 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.
Of the 2 landscape architecture schools in New York City, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Columbia University in the City of New York comes out as the most expensive ($18,132/yr) for landscape architecture students, with CUNY City College as the lowest, reported at only $6,897/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New York City|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||5.2 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||5.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||6.6 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||6.9 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||7.2 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.5 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||9.5 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||12.5 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||16.5 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||17.6 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||17.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.7 miles|