Human Services in Idaho

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Schools Offering Human Services Programs in Idaho


Each year, approximately 0.9% of Idaho graduates receive degrees in human services. Thus, Idaho's 7 human services schools put out approximately 328 human services professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Idaho with a human services program is Boise State University, which is located in Boise. In 2010, it was ranked 42nd nationwide. 133 students graduated with a degree in human services from Boise State University in 2010. Boise State University charged in-state students $5,300 in tuition fees per year.

Brigham Young University-Idaho, which was ranked 68th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Idaho that has a human services program. It is located in Rexburg. In 2010, Brigham Young University-Idaho graduated 72 students from its human services program. Brigham Young University-Idaho charged in-state students $3,660 in tuition fees per year.

Northwest Nazarene University, which was ranked 68th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Idaho that has a human services program. It is located in Nampa. In 2010, 45 students graduated from Northwest Nazarene University human services program. The tuition rate at Northwest Nazarene University was $23,100 per year.

Cost

Human services schools in Idaho, charge students an average tuition of $7,905 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $23,100 per year, or as little as $2,658 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Idaho human services schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Northwest Nazarene University - located in Nampa, students are charged $23,100 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus - located in Meridian, students are charged $10,200 per year
  3. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year

The human services schools in Idaho that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year
  2. Brigham Young University-Idaho - located in Rexburg, students are charged $3,660 per year
  3. Lewis-Clark State College - located in Lewiston, students are charged $4,998 per year

A human services degree from an Idaho school... what next?

The Idaho counties with the largest populations of human services professional are:

  1. Ada County - 2,290 human services professionals
  2. Bonneville County - 580 human services professionals
  3. Blaine County - 500 human services professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of human services professionals in the state of Idaho will grow to 5,330. This would require a 29% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, human services professionals earn a salary of $34,075 per year in Idaho state. However, this number is only an average. Human services professional in Idaho had varying salaries from $16,350 to $72,690 per year in 2010. The following counties in Idaho have the highest average salaries for human services professionals:

  1. Blaine County - $37,395 per year
  2. Bannock County - $36,725 per year
  3. Nez Perce County - $35,115 per year

The Idaho counties with the lowest average salary for human services professionals are:

  1. Ada County - $32,980 per year
  2. Benewah County - $32,985 per year
  3. Kootenai County - $33,240 per year

The human services professionals with highest average salaries in Idaho were:

  1. Human Services Care Specialist - $39,300 per year
  2. Human Services Program Specialist - $28,850 per year

On average, the lowest paid human services professionals in Idaho were:

  1. Human Services Care Specialist - $39,300 per year
  2. Human Services Program Specialist - $28,850 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Idaho statistics regarding a career in human services. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as human services or sociology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Services in Idaho
  • Master's Degree in Human Services in Idaho

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,515 miles from location Boise State University Boise ID 58.2803 61% 18,933
7,299 miles from location Brigham Young University-Idaho Rexburg ID 31.5019 59% 14,944
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,447 miles from location North Idaho College Coeur D Alene ID 16.995 n/a 5,659
7,488 miles from location Lewis-Clark State College Lewiston ID 18.6173 51% 4,200
7,533 miles from location Northwest Nazarene University Nampa ID 23.5206 n/a 1,950
7,522 miles from location University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus Meridian ID 7.53316 n/a 471
 

Curious what studying Human Services gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Idaho

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Social and Human Service Assistants + 2,870 $28,850
2
Rehabilitation Counselors + 1,750 $39,300 50.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are human services related jobs in Idaho