Ada, OK has three landscape architecture schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a landscape architecture program, has a total student population of 25,881. It is the 919th highest ranked school in the USA and the 7th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University). To learn more about landscape architecture programs in Ada, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of landscape architecture professors at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus such as Abi Asojo, Bill Bauman, David Boeck, Khosrow Bozorgi, Hans Butzer, and Marjorie Callahan.
Landscape Architecture students from Ada 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.
Ada lies in Pontotoc county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 164,450 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $15.13/hr average worker wage, and a $31,460 average annual salary.
Of the 3 landscape architecture schools with a 100-mile radius of Ada, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oklahoma State University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($12,887/yr) for landscape architecture students, with Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester as the lowest, reported at only $1,310/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ada|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||61.5 miles|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||67.3 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||89.2 miles|