Idaho contains two schools that offer carpentry programs. Idaho State University, the highest-ranking carpentry school in ID, has a total student population of 13,493 and is the 3704th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 carpentry schools in Idaho, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Idaho State University comes out as the most expensive ($12,421/yr), with North Idaho College as the lowest recorded at only $8,243/yr.
Carpentry students from Idaho schools who go on to become carpenters, construction managers, construction workers, construction engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 743,760 people working as carpenters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,640. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 4,520 employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $28,320. Carpenters in this state earn $36,590/yr and there are 6,520 employed.
Also, within the carpentry schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from carpentry, 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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