Colorado contains one school that offers landscaping programs. Metropolitan State College of Denver has a total student population of 22,837 and is the 4027th highest ranked school in America.
Landscaping students from Colorado 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 Colorado alone, there are 190 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $37,630. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $26,680/yr and there are 18,800 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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