Idaho contains two schools that offer illustration programs. Northwest Nazarene University, the highest-ranking illustration school in ID, has a total student population of 1,950 and is the 3337th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 illustration schools in Idaho, none 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.
Illustration students from Idaho schools who go on to become illustration artists, animation artists, artists, graphic artists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 8,900 people working as fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,630. Also, Artists and related workers make on average $57,470 per year and there are about 8,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are employed artists and related workers earning an average yearly salary of $34,450. Fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators in this state earn $36,170/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the illustration schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from illustration, 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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