Idaho contains one school that offers medical billing and coding programs. North Idaho College has a total student population of 5,659 and is the 4517th highest ranked school in America.
Medical Billing and Coding students from Idaho schools who go on to become medical billing and coding specialists, medical billing specialists, medical administrators, medical secretaries, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 170,580 people working as medical records and health information technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,880. Also, Emergency medical technicians and paramedics make on average $33,020 per year and there are about 217,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 560 employed emergency medical technicians and paramedics earning an average yearly salary of $38,380. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $31,880/yr and there are 1,110 employed.
Also, within the medical billing and coding schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical billing and coding, 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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