Boise State University is the largest public health school in Boise, based on student population. In 2010, Boise State University graduated approximately 13 students from its public health program.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in public health from public health schools in Boise in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Boise's public health schools was $16,668 per year for instate students and $25,672 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,168 for public health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boise-based public health schools, you will have an added expense of $5,270 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,870.
Many public health graduates choose to work as public health professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Boise, your job prospects are good. Boise's public health professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public health professionals.