Lewiston has a general population of 30,904 and an overall student population of 4,292. Approximately 4,200 of Lewiston's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Lewiston, by student population, is Lewis-Clark State College. In 2010, Lewis-Clark State College graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in human services.
A reported 35 students graduated with credentials in human services in Lewiston in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Lewiston's human services schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,886 per year in instate tuition and $26,076 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,520 for human services related books and supplies every year. 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 human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,356.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lewiston, your job prospects are good. There were 2,100 human services professionals working in Idaho and 90 working in the greater Lewiston area in 2010. The government projects that the number of human services professionals in Lewiston will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Lewiston, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,160 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.