Oklahoma contains two schools that offer landscaping programs. Oklahoma State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking landscaping school in OK, has a total student population of 23,033 and is the 1086th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 landscaping schools in Oklahoma, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oklahoma State University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($12,887/yr), with Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester as the lowest recorded at only $1,310/yr.
Landscaping students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 130 employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $27,820. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $21,550/yr and there are 7,820 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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