Arkansas contains one school that offers landscaping programs. University of Arkansas at Little Rock has a total student population of 13,132 and is the 4747th highest ranked school in America.
Landscaping students from Arkansas 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 Arkansas alone, there are 120 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $28,650. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $22,180/yr and there are 5,500 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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