Idaho contains two schools that offer landscaping programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking landscaping school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 landscaping schools in Idaho, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Idaho comes out as the most expensive ($13,222/yr), with Brigham Young University-Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $9,571/yr.
Landscaping students from Idaho 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 Idaho alone, there are 60 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $22,000. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $23,890/yr and there are 4,030 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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