Occupational Therapy in Idaho

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad_cliff_notes Ad_open_courseware Never-leave-home

There are schools offering occupational therapy programs in Idaho!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Occupational Therapy Programs in Idaho


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Idaho graduates receive degrees in occupational therapy. In other words, every year an estimated 9 occupational therapists graduate from Idaho's 3 occupational therapy schools.

Top Schools

Idaho State University, which is located in Pocatello, is the top-ranked school in Idaho that has a occupational therapy program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. 9 students graduated with a degree in occupational therapy from Idaho State University in 2010. The tuition rate at Idaho State University was $5,416 per year.

College of Southern Idaho, which is located in Twin Falls, is the second-ranked school in Idaho that has a occupational therapy program. It received a ranking of 84th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 0 students graduated from College of Southern Idaho occupational therapy program. Tuition at College of Southern Idaho was $2,520 per year.

Brown Mackie College-Boise, is the third-largest occupational therapy school in Idaho. It is located in Minneapolis. The tuition rate at Brown Mackie College-Boise was 9001 per year.

Cost

Occupational therapy schools in Idaho, charge students an average tuition of $5,646 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $9,001 per year, or as little as $2,520 per year. In 2010, the occupational therapy schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Idaho were:

  1. Brown Mackie College-Boise - located in Boise, students are charged $9,001 per year
  2. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year
  3. College of Southern Idaho - located in Twin Falls, students are charged $2,520 per year

The occupational therapy schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Idaho were:

  1. College of Southern Idaho - located in Twin Falls, students are charged $2,520 per year
  2. Idaho State University - located in Pocatello, students are charged $5,416 per year
  3. Brown Mackie College-Boise - located in Boise, students are charged $9,001 per year

An occupational therapy degree from an Idaho school... what next?

Most people who graduate from occupational therapy school in Idaho go on to work as an occupational therapist. In 2010, there were 390 occupational therapists working in Idaho. The Idaho counties with the largest populations of occupational therapists are:

  1. Ada County - 210 occupational therapists
  2. Bear Lake County - 40 occupational therapists
  3. Blaine County - 40 occupational therapists

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of occupational therapists is expected to grow by 35% by 2018. There are projected to be 590 occupational therapists working in the Idaho then.

Salary

On average, occupational therapists earn $61,280 per year. But, salaries for occupational therapists can vary. In 2010, occupational therapists made as little as less than $20,040 per year or as much as more than $115,410 per year in Idaho. On average an occupational therapist earns the most in the following Idaho counties:

  1. Bonneville County - $64,110 per year
  2. Ada County - $63,630 per year
  3. Blaine County - $57,250 per year

The Idaho counties with the lowest average salary for occupational therapists are:

  1. Benewah County - $39,300 per year
  2. Bear Lake County - $56,650 per year
  3. Blaine County - $57,250 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Idaho statistics regarding a career in occupational therapy. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as clinical psychology or occupational therapy.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy in Idaho
  • Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy in Idaho

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,349 miles from location Idaho State University Pocatello ID 21.8189 n/a 13,493
7,453 miles from location College of Southern Idaho Twin Falls ID 15.7658 n/a 8,133
7,519 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Boise Boise ID n/a n/a 511
 

Curious what studying Occupational Therapy 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
Occupational Therapists + 390 $61,280 11.4%
2
Occupational Therapy Aides + 160 $17,750
3
Occupational Therapy Assistants + 70 $53,040 16.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are occupational therapy related jobs in Idaho