Idaho contains thirteen schools that offer healthcare programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking healthcare school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 healthcare schools in Idaho, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,120/yr), with College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Healthcare students from Idaho schools who go on to become healthcare managers, physicians, doctors, health care administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,520 people working as healthcare practitioners and technical workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,110. Also, Mental health counselors make on average $41,710 per year and there are about 106,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 610 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $49,060. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $53,390/yr and there are 320 employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from healthcare, 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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