New York contains two schools that offer landscaping programs. Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science, the highest-ranking landscaping school in NY, has a total student population of 915 and is the 571st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 landscaping schools in New York, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science comes out as the most expensive ($24,954/yr), with SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry as the lowest recorded at only $13,765/yr.
Landscaping students from New York 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 York alone, there are 360 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $26,760. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $28,700/yr and there are 44,330 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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