Idaho contains five schools that offer law programs. University of Idaho, the highest-ranking law school in ID, has a total student population of 11,957 and is the 243rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 law schools in Idaho, only 2 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 North Idaho College as the lowest recorded at only $8,243/yr.
Law students from Idaho schools who go on to become law professionals, tax lawyers, judges, paralegals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,140 people working as administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $87,620. Also, Arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators make on average $63,250 per year and there are about 8,110 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 50 employed arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators earning an average yearly salary of $37,550. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers in this state earn $69,930/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the law schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from law, 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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