Idaho contains two schools that offer child development programs. Brigham Young University-Idaho, the highest-ranking child development school in ID, has a total student population of 14,944 and is the 1671st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 child development schools in Idaho, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brigham Young University-Idaho comes out as the most expensive ($9,571/yr), with North Idaho College as the lowest recorded at only $8,243/yr.
Child Development students from Idaho schools who go on to become child development specialists, child psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 277,670 people working as child, family, and school social workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,540. Also, Preschool teachers make on average $27,450 per year and there are about 389,660 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 820 employed preschool teachers earning an average yearly salary of $19,880. Child, family, and school social workers in this state earn $35,630/yr and there are 1,560 employed.
Also, within the child development schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from child development, 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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