Idaho contains three schools that offer EMT programs. Brigham Young University-Idaho, the highest-ranking EMT school in ID, has a total student population of 14,944 and is the 1671st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 EMT schools in Idaho, only 2 have 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 College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
EMT students from Idaho schools who go on to become emergency medical technicians, EMTs, paramedics, emergency medical service workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 217,920 people working as emergency medical technicians and paramedics alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,020. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 360 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $36,860. Emergency medical technicians and paramedics in this state earn $38,380/yr and there are 560 employed.
Also, within the EMT schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from EMT, 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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