Arizona contains three schools that offer landscaping programs. The Art Center Design College-Tucson, the highest-ranking landscaping school in AZ, has a total student population of 279 and is the 2714th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 landscaping schools in Arizona, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Center Design College-Tucson comes out as the most expensive ($35,307/yr), with Glendale Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,676/yr.
Landscaping students from Arizona 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 Arizona alone, there are 130 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $32,400. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $23,170/yr and there are 26,990 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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