Idaho contains three schools that offer transportation programs. Boise State University, the highest-ranking transportation school in ID, has a total student population of 18,933 and is the 448th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 transportation schools in Idaho, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Boise State University comes out as the most expensive ($11,811/yr), with College of Southern Idaho as the lowest recorded at only $5,559/yr.
Transportation students from Idaho schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Idaho alone, there are 320 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average yearly salary of $30,860. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this state earn $65,150/yr and there are 620 employed.
Also, within the transportation schools in Idaho, the average student population is 3,285 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from transportation, 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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