Massachusetts contains one school that offers landscaping programs. Springfield Technical Community College has a total student population of 6,782 and is the 5155th highest ranked school in America.
Landscaping students from Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts alone, there are 150 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $35,500. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $31,030/yr and there are 18,960 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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