With an overall population of 25,967 and a student population of 1,013, approximately 1,013 of Caldwell students attend one of Caldwell's schools that offer health science programs.
The College of Idaho is the largest health science school in Caldwell, based on student population. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from The College of Idaho with credentials in health science.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a health science degree from one of Caldwell's health science schools. In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Caldwell was $20,070 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for health science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,478 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many health science graduates choose to work as health science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Caldwell, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,500 health science professionals in Idaho, 5,260 were working in the greater Caldwell area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 27% in Caldwell. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health science professional in Caldwell is $61,060 per year, which is higher than the average for health science professionals state-wide.