Twin Falls has a total population of 34,469 and a student population of 8,169. Of these students, 8,133 are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
Of the 1 public health schools in Twin Falls, the largest public health school, by student population, is College of Southern Idaho. In 2010, College of Southern Idaho graduated approximately 0 students from its public health program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,728 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Twin Falls public health schools was an average of $17,048 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for public health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,780 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,948.
Many public health graduates choose to work as public health professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Twin Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 public health professionals in Idaho were working in the greater Twin Falls area. By the year 2018, the number of public health professionals is expected to increase by 22% in Twin Falls. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public health professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public health professional in Twin Falls is $73,710 per year, which is higher than the average for public health professionals state-wide.