Boise State University is the largest social work school in Boise, based on student population. Approximately 133 students graduated in 2010 from Boise State University with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 133 students graduated with a social work degree from one of Boise's social work schools. Tuition in 2009 at Boise's social work schools was $16,668 per year for instate students and $25,672 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,168 for social work related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,270 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,870.
If you plan on staying in Boise after graduating from social work school, you should know that job prospects for social workers in Boise, which is the most popular social work profession, are good. The government projects that the number of social workers in Boise will increase by 35% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.