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Fire Science Schools in Idaho

There are four schools in the state of Idaho offering fire science programs. In 2010, four students graduated from programs at Idaho fire science schools. Three of all these students graduated with associates degrees and one student graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

Two students graduate from fire science programs in Idaho, on average, each year. Specifically, three students graduated with a degree in fire science at the associate's level and one with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Four fire science schools are in this state. Of these, four schools are public. Public fire science school tuition varies from $4,998 to $5,416.

Average tuition for fire science programs is $5,253. The highest tuition for fire science programs, which is $5,416 every year, is at Idaho State University, while the lowest tuition in this state is at Lewis-Clark State College.

Idaho fire science schools offer associates degrees and bachelors degrees. No students at the undergraduate level in fire science sought masters level degrees.

Fire Science Program Completions in Idaho 2006 - 2010

Two students graduate from fire science programs in Idaho, on average, each year. Specifically, three students graduated with a degree in fire science at the associate's level and one with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Fire Science Program Completions in Idaho 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 1
  • Associate 2009: 5
  • Associate 2010: 3
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 0
  • Bachelor 2009: 3
  • Bachelor 2010: 1

Fire Science Program Availability in Idaho

Schools in this state offer a total of five fire science programs. Of these programs, about 80% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level.

Fire Science Program Availability in Idaho

  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 1

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38610
  • 25th Percentile: 49320
  • Median: 59930
  • 75th Percentile: 74920
  • 90th Percentile: 87460

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16130
  • 25th Percentile: 19370
  • Median: 31710
  • 75th Percentile: 45070
  • 90th Percentile: 56800

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39290
  • 25th Percentile: 46100
  • Median: 55870
  • 75th Percentile: 65890
  • 90th Percentile: 73530

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40260
  • 25th Percentile: 45640
  • Median: 66460
  • 75th Percentile: 94450
  • 90th Percentile: 119720

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61160
  • Median Salary 2007: 52870
  • Median Salary 2008: 57780
  • Median Salary 2009: 59000
  • Median Salary 2010: 59930
  • Total Employed 2006: 330
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 360
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34870
  • Median Salary 2007: 33960
  • Median Salary 2008: 32660
  • Median Salary 2009: 31110
  • Median Salary 2010: 31710
  • Total Employed 2006: 1090
  • Total Employed 2007: 1240
  • Total Employed 2008: 1450
  • Total Employed 2009: 1520
  • Total Employed 2010: 1670

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53100
  • Median Salary 2007: 56440
  • Median Salary 2008: 59780
  • Median Salary 2009: 57280
  • Median Salary 2010: 55870
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72250
  • Median Salary 2007: 79980
  • Median Salary 2008: 83650
  • Median Salary 2009: 89100
  • Median Salary 2010: 66460
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Idaho vs National Fire Science Employment

Idaho vs National Fire Science Employment

  • Employed in Idaho: 0.539% (2150)

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1. Eastern Idaho Technical College

1600 S 25th E
Idaho Falls, ID 83404-5788
(208) 524-3000x3371

Eastern Idaho Technical College, which is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Idaho Falls, ID and it offers one fire science program. 862 students pursue degrees in 27 Eastern Idaho Technical College programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fifth in the state of Idaho.

2. The College of Western Idaho

5500 East Opportunity Drive
Nampa, ID 83687
(208) 562-3000

The College of Western Idaho offers one fire science program and this college is in Nampa, Idaho, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This community college is a public 2-year institution. It is the third largest institution in the state of Idaho offering fire science.

3. Lewis-Clark State College

500 8th Ave
Lewiston, ID 83501-2698
(208) 792-5272

Lewis-Clark State College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lewiston, ID. Lewis-Clark State offers two fire science programs. Specifically, LCSC offers one associate's level degree in fire science to students and one bachelor's level degree in fire science. LCSC is one of 8 public post-secondary institutions in Idaho. It is the biggest institution in the state of Idaho offering fire science in terms of programs.

4. Idaho State University

921 S 8th Ave
Pocatello, ID 83209
(208) 282-2700

Idaho State University, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Pocatello, ID and it offers one program in fire science. This medium-sized university is one of 2 research universities in Idaho. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Idaho offering fire science programs.

5. The College of Southern Idaho

315 Falls Ave.
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(208) 733-9554

The College of Southern Idaho is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1960. This college is in town of Twin Falls, Idaho. This college is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Idaho. It offers students 34 certificates and 96 associates level degrees. In 2010, 7,615 students pursued degrees from the 106 programs at this college. It offers subjects such as real estate, HVAC, and chemical engineering. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits this college. It is one of 3 community colleges in Idaho.