School of Professional Horticulture, New York Botanical Garden

Bronx, NY, USA

Originally founded as a vocational school for returning World War I soldiers, the School of Professional Horticulture at New York Botanical Garden is a horticulturist training academy in The Bronx. The School offers a 2-year degree program in Horticulture that utilizes the Botanical Garden as an outdoor lab to practice lessons from the classroom. In addition to regular classwork, the School provides plant walks, field trips, and internships. Throughout their enrollment, all students receive discounts at the Botanical Garden’s café and shop.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

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Level of Institution
2 Year
Campus Setting
Major city

0
100
100%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
No
ACT
No
Transcript
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
67%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
At least 2, but less than 4 academic years
Total Number of Students
19
Total Number of Undergrads
19
Academic Calendar

Other academic year

Classroom Sizes

Student:Faculty Ratio
2:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$31,262
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$8,000
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$8,000
Additional Costs
Books and Supplies
$2700

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
14%
Average Aid Per Year
$2,888
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
14%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$2,888

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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
No
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After Graduation

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