Idaho contains eleven schools that offer bookkeeping programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking bookkeeping school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 bookkeeping schools in Idaho, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,120/yr), with College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Bookkeeping students from Idaho schools who go on to become bookkeepers, bookkeeping clerks, accounting managers, accounting officers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,757,870 people working as bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,750. Also, Accountants and auditors make on average $67,430 per year and there are about 1,106,980 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 3,000 employed accountants and auditors earning an average yearly salary of $58,660. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this state earn $30,310/yr and there are 8,630 employed.
Also, within the bookkeeping schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from bookkeeping, there are 1173 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,807 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,022, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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