Utah contains two schools that offer landscape architecture programs. Brigham Young University, the highest-ranking landscape architecture school in UT, has a total student population of 34,130 and is the 719th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 landscape architecture schools in Utah, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brigham Young University comes out as the most expensive ($10,978/yr), with Utah State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,181/yr.
Landscape Architecture students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 7,980 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $24,130. Landscape architects in this state earn $60,070/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the landscape architecture schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from landscape architecture, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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