Georgia contains ten schools that offer landscape design programs. South Georgia Technical College, the highest-ranking landscape design school in GA, has a total student population of 2,562 and is the 3649th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 landscape design schools in Georgia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Albany Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($11,821/yr), with South Georgia Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $3,789/yr.
Landscape Design students from Georgia schools who go on to become landscape designers, landscape architects, landscapers, landscape supervisors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,510 people working as designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,420. 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 Georgia alone, there are 23,140 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $23,390. Designers in this state earn $53,100/yr and there are 220 employed.
Also, within the landscape design schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from landscape design, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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