New Jersey contains one school that offers landscaping programs. Bergen Community College has a total student population of 16,469 and is the 5341st highest ranked school in America.
Landscaping students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 190 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $40,490. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $27,320/yr and there are 28,550 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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