New Jersey contains one school that offers landscape design programs. Bergen Community College has a total student population of 16,469 and is the 5341st highest ranked school in America.
Landscape Design students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 28,550 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $27,320. Designers in this state earn $49,600/yr and there are 620 employed.
Also, within the landscape design schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from landscape design, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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