Idaho contains seven schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking emergency management school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 emergency management schools in Idaho, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwest Nazarene University comes out as the most expensive ($18,806/yr), with North Idaho College as the lowest recorded at only $8,243/yr.
Emergency Management students from Idaho schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 2,040 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $63,270. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $51,410/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from emergency management, 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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