Idaho contains two schools that offer furniture design programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking furniture design school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 furniture design schools in Idaho, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Idaho comes out as the most expensive ($13,222/yr), with Brigham Young University-Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $9,571/yr.
Furniture Design students from Idaho schools who go on to become furniture makers, craftsmen, furniture designers, furniture upholsterers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,170 people working as commercial and industrial designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $61,400. Also, Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers make on average $29,010 per year and there are about 14,220 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 30 employed textile, apparel, and furnishings workers earning an average yearly salary of $"*". Commercial and industrial designers in this state earn $39,030/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the furniture design schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from furniture design, 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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