Alabama contains one school that offers landscaping programs. James H Faulkner State Community College has a total student population of 4,355 and is the 4910th highest ranked school in America.
Landscaping students from Alabama schools who go on to become landscapers, landscape architects, landscape designers, landscape supervisors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 859,960 people working as landscaping and groundskeeping workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $25,340. Also, Grounds maintenance workers make on average $28,400 per year and there are about 12,840 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 70 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $26,000. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $22,670/yr and there are 9,590 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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