The largest teaching school in Boise, by student population, is Boise State University. In 2010, Boise State University graduated approximately 120 students from its teaching program.
A total of 287 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Boise in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,668 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boise teaching schools was an average of $25,672 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,168 for teaching related books and supplies every 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 teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Boise, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. The government projects that the number of teachers in Boise will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.