Idaho contains one school that offers nursing assistant programs. Brigham Young University-Idaho has a total student population of 14,944 and is the 1671st highest ranked school in America.
Nursing Assistant students from Idaho schools who go on to become nursing assistants, medical assistants, medical office assistants, physician assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,438,010 people working as nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,980. Also, Physical therapist aides make on average $24,990 per year and there are about 44,160 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 410 employed physical therapist aides earning an average yearly salary of $22,900. Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants in this state earn $22,920/yr and there are 7,140 employed.
Also, within the nursing assistant schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nursing assistant, 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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