Moscow, ID has three carpentry schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Walla Walla Community College, the highest ranked school in this group with a carpentry program, has a total student population of 5,053. It is the 4471st highest ranked school in the USA and the 68th highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Carpentry students from Moscow 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 North Idaho nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 420 employed construction laborers earning an average salary of $27,140. Carpenters in this area earn $37,720/yr and there are 780 employed.
Moscow lies in Latah county, which is one of the 33 counties in Idaho. Overall, the North Idaho nonmetropolitan area has 46,960 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.0% unemployment rate, $17.03/hr average worker wage, and a $35,420 average annual salary. Thus, about 16.626 out of every 1000 jobs in Moscow are held by carpenters, and 8.932/1000 are held by construction laborers.
Of the 3 carpentry schools with a 100-mile radius of Moscow, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Walla Walla Community College comes out as the most expensive ($8,777/yr) for carpentry students, with Spokane Community College as the lowest, reported at only $7,422/yr.