Idaho Falls, ID (population: 56,222) has ten locksmith schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Central Wyoming College, the highest ranked school in this group with a locksmith program, has a total student population of 2,404. It is the 3992nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Wyoming (#1 is University of Wyoming).
Locksmith students from Idaho Falls schools who go on to become locksmiths, certified master locksmiths, road service locksmiths, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 16,910 people working as locksmiths and safe repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,550.
Idaho Falls lies in Bonneville county, which is one of the 33 counties in Idaho. Overall, the Idaho Falls area has 49,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $39,260 average annual salary.
Of the 10 locksmith schools with a 500-mile radius of Idaho Falls, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Utah Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,719/yr) for locksmith students, with Central Wyoming College as the lowest, reported at only $4,545/yr.