Rhode Island contains one school that offers landscape design programs. Rhode Island School of Design has a total student population of 2,360 and is the 85th highest ranked school in America.
Landscape Design students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 3,630 employed landscaping and groundskeeping workers earning an average yearly salary of $27,800. Designers in this state earn $60,500/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the landscape design schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from landscape design, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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