Lewiston has a total population of 30,904 and a student population of 4,292. Of these students, 4,200 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Lewiston's largest education school is Lewis-Clark State College. In 2010, approximately 45 students graduated from the Education program at Lewis-Clark State College.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with an education degree in Lewiston. Tuition in 2009 at Lewiston's education schools was $17,886 per year for instate students and $26,076 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,520 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Lewiston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Lewiston-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,356.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Lewiston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,790 education professionals in Idaho, 200 were working in the greater Lewiston area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Lewiston will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Lewiston, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,810 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.