Rhode Island contains one school that offers landscaping programs. Rhode Island School of Design has a total student population of 2,360 and is the 85th highest ranked school in America.
Landscaping students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are employed grounds maintenance workers earning an average yearly salary of $21,100. Landscaping and groundskeeping workers in this state earn $27,800/yr and there are 3,630 employed.
Also, within the landscaping schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from landscaping, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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