Idaho contains two schools that offer medical office programs. Lewis-Clark State College, the highest-ranking medical office school in ID, has a total student population of 4,200 and is the 4262nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 medical office schools in Idaho, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lewis-Clark State College comes out as the most expensive ($13,162/yr), with North Idaho College as the lowest recorded at only $8,243/yr.
Medical Office students from Idaho schools who go on to become medical office administrators, office administrators, medical billing specialists, medical office assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 360 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $36,860. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $73,470/yr and there are 1,440 employed.
Also, within the medical office schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical office, 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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