Idaho contains seven schools that offer home inspection programs. Oregon State University, the highest-ranking home inspection school in ID, has a total student population of 21,950 and is the 1117th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 home inspection schools in Idaho, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oregon State University comes out as the most expensive ($12,738/yr), with Butte College as the lowest recorded at only $5,773/yr.
Home Inspection students from Idaho schools who go on to become home inspectors, real estate inspectors, housing quality standard inspectors, housing inspectors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 90,730 people working as construction and building inspectors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,550. Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 40 employed fire inspectors and investigators earning an average yearly salary of $55,700. Construction and building inspectors in this state earn $48,760/yr and there are 390 employed.
Also, within the home inspection schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from home inspection, 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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