The following are the graduate schools that attended the Fall 2017 Career Fair at BYU-Idaho:
Updated on 09/29/17

Utah Valley University MBA Program

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About: The Full-Time Accelerated MBA at Utah Valley University is a dynamic graduate program with a schedule designed for students who are motivated to obtain their MBA in only one year. The Part-Time Professional MBA at Utah Valley University is a dynamic graduate program with a schedule designed for professionals as they work to maintain balance in their personal and career responsibilities.
Cost of Tuition: $22,000 for Utah Resident
Average time to Graduate: 1 year full-time; 2 year part-time
Industry Job Outlook: 9% projected growth to 2024, faster than average across all ocupations
Placement Rate: 90%
Booth(s): A-3

Heritage University

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Recruiting: Biology, Health Science Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics
About: Master of Arts in Medical Sciences at Heritage University is a one-year. 36-credit masters degree. The program introduces students to a broad range of topics in the medical sciences while enhancing their academic credentials to build a stronger case for admissions into medical and other professional schools.
Cost of Tuition: $33,000
Average time to Graduate: One year
Industry Job Outlook: Medical
Placement Rate: 80% over a 3 year matriculation
Booth(s): C-13

Weber State University Master of Science in Nursing Program

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Recruiting: Associate of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ASN to BSN)
About: Weber State University School of Nursing Provides Masters Level Nursing Programs in the following 3 areas: Nurse Educator, Nurse Executive and Nurse Practitioner
Cost of Tuition: $4,000 per semester
Average time to Graduate: 4 to 5 semesters
Industry Job Outlook: excellent
Placement Rate: 90 plus
Booth(s): C-2

MMIS at Utah State University

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About: The MMIS program at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business is an innovative, project-based program designed to address business problems through the use of technology. It carries a STEM designation (29-month work option after graduation) in database management and analytics. The 33-credit program, has nearly a 100% placement rate with a mean salary of $60,000.
Cost of Tuition: 27000
Average time to Graduate: 4 Semesters
Industry Job Outlook: Very Good
Placement Rate: Very Good
Booth(s): A-1

Utah State University - MBA

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About: Designed with your future in mind, the Huntsman MBA has been designed to give you the tools needed to succeed in a global economy. Our Full-time, Professional, and Executive programs, you don't need to give up your career to advance your career. Seasoned professors with real-world experience will give you the practical knowledge you need to help your next project succeed.
Cost of Tuition: Roughly $30,000
Average time to Graduate: 1 Year
Placement Rate: 95%
Booth(s): A-2

Boise State University Graduate College

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About: Boise State is the home of internationally recognized scholars and research activities, award-winning faculty, championship athletic teams, and a student body that is growing in number, diversity, and international scope. Boise State is located within the largest metropolitan area of Idaho and attracts more than one million people annually to its cultural, entertainment, and sporting events. The campus, bordered by the Boise River greenbelt, is beautifully maintained and provides a relaxed environment. The Graduate College at Boise State University provides institutional oversight for over 75 distinct graduate curricula leading to master's and doctoral degrees.
Cost of Tuition: $8,702 for Idaho residents. $23,152 for non-residents.
Average time to Graduate: 2 years for master's, 3 for professional, 6 for doctoral
Industry Job Outlook: Dependant on the graduate program
Placement Rate: Dependant on the graduate program
Booth(s): A-5, A-6, A-7

Idaho State University, College of Business Graduate Programs

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About: In addition to the Master of Business Administration and Master of Accountancy Programs, ISU now offers a Master of Taxation. The MTax offers students a more specified accounting degree in taxation and like the MAcc, the curriculum is designed around the four parts of the CPA exam.
Cost of Tuition: $4,378 per full time semester
Average time to Graduate: 1 year if coming in with a Bachelors in Business for the MBA, or in Accounting for the MAcc or MTax - from an accredited university
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent!
Placement Rate: 84% of MAcc students and 81% of MBA students had jobs lined up prior to graduation.
Booth(s): B-7

BYU Master of Business Administration

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About: The BYU MBA is a two-year graduate business program located in Provo, UT.
Cost of Tuition: $12,680 per year (2 semesters) for LDS
Average time to Graduate: 2 years (4 semesters)
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: 92% within 3 months of graduation
Booth(s): A-4

BYU J. Reuben Clark Law School

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About: Founded in 1971, BYU Law School receives support from and is affiliated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Our students learn in an intellectually and spiritually invigorating community where they look forward to using their legal skills in service throughout the world. The development of moral character and enlightened devotion to the rule of law are hallmarks of a BYU Law School education.
Cost of Tuition: $12,680/year
Average time to Graduate: 3 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Law
Placement Rate: 88%
Booth(s): B-6

Idaho State Occupational Therapy Program

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About: DPT - Program Mission: To provide education for PT generalists. Provide hands-on clinical experience. To provide a curriculum that includes interdisciplinary collaboration. Curriculum: 8 semesters of coursework and internships. Multi-system management design, Program completion with oral defense and comprehensive exam., DPT program is accredited by CAPTE. Program facts: Cohort of 28 students admitted each year, 97% pass rate for first time test takers of National Board Exam, 100% employment following graduation, the DPT is the highest degree in PT, Professor to student ratio is 1:14 for classes and lab and 1:4 for clinical experiences. Unique Features: Clinical experience starting in the first year of the program, Interdisciplinary education with occupational therapy, speech therapy and audiology. Exposure to multiple areas of PT practice through clinical internships, Student Physical Therapy Association. MOT Program Mission: To provide a thorough education for entry-level occupational therapists, To provide hands-on clinical experiences, to provide a curriculum that includes interdisciplinary collaboration. Curriculum: Sis semester of graduate course work, four clinical fieldwork experiences, program completion with oral exam and capstone project, MOT program is accredited by ACOTE. Program Facts: Cohort of 14 students admitted each year, 100% pass rate on the Nation Exam, 100% employment following graduation, Professor to student ratio of 1:8 for classes and lectures, and 1:1 for clinical experiences. Unique Features: Small class sizes, strong emphasis in human sciences, such as gross anatomy, physiology, neuroscience and kinesiology, Multidisciplinary training with PT, audiology, speech language pathology, special education and psychology, World-renown medical institution request our students for clinical rotations, Hands-on participation in innovative research.
Cost of Tuition: $48346. for Resident, $127957. for Non-Resident
Average time to Graduate: 3 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Great
Placement Rate: 100%
Booth(s): M-8

Master of Human Resources, Utah State University

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About: In this unique skill-based MHR program, our world-class faculty will prepare HR professionals to navigate the global economy, become strategic ethical leaders and impact corporate performance. Students gain management skills in attracting and developing a productive workforce in today's competitive business environment. They study team leadership dynamics, interpersonal skills, human resource strategy, talent management, recruiting, compensation, organization development, and more.
Cost of Tuition: $32,600
Average time to Graduate: 4 semesters
Industry Job Outlook: High
Placement Rate: 95%
Booth(s): A-8

Olympus Test Prep

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About: Our instructor scored a perfect score on the GRE, a perfect score on the LSAT, and 790 out of 800 in the GMAT. Learn from our test-taking expert at our GMAT/GRE info session.
Booth(s): A-17

Concordia Law School

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About: Concordia University School of Law is a private, non-profit, ABA Provisionally Approved law school which opened in August 2012 in Boise in the U.S. state of Idaho. Announced in 2007, the school originally planned to open in fall 2011. The first class had 75 students and the school expects to grow to 250 students when fully operational. The law school is the second in Idaho, and the first in Boise. The school is part of Concordia University, a private Lutheran school based in Portland, Oregon.
Cost of Tuition: $29,250 per year
Average time to Graduate: 3 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Top 20 job
Placement Rate: 85%
Booth(s): A-9

University of Idaho College of Law

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About: University of Idaho College of Law is one of America's most collegial law schools. At Idaho, you'll find a supportive, friendly learning environment that is truly distinctive. We now offer the choice to attend all three years either at our Moscow location on the University of Idaho campus or in Boise at the New Idaho Law & Justice Learning Center. Our small size encourages personal mentorship from excellent faculty members who care about your academic and professional success. You'll form lifelong friendships with students from around the country, and you'll establish a professional network that will follow you throughout your career. PreLaw Magazine recently named The College of Law the No. 8 Best Value Law School in the nation! With tuition and fees lower than many other law programs, we help you maximize your investment by offering a quality education at an affordable cost.
Cost of Tuition: Resident: $19,748
Average time to Graduate: 3 years
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: 83%
Booth(s): A-10

Southern Utah University Graduate & Online School

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About: The Graduate & Online School at Southern Utah University offers superior graduate programs that are created to meet our students' needs and give them a professional advantage. Many are offered online. We have the highest quality faculty, cutting edge curriculum, and competitive tuition. We offer master's degrees, certificates, and educator endorsements. Students may start any semester with most programs. Take the great step in your life and talk to us today.
Cost of Tuition: Residents and Out-of-State Online Students: $598-$780 per credit/Non-Resident: $1,940-$2,347 per credit
Average time to Graduate: One to two years
Industry Job Outlook: Almost all SUU master's programs report that their graduates have an over 90% employment rate in the field of choice. Most secure a job prior to graduation.
Booth(s): B-5

Life Chiropractic College West

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Recruiting: Biology, Exercise Physiology, Health Science
About: Life Chiropractic College West offers a doctor of chiropractic program through a leading edge curriculum and clinical training experience providing graduate chiropractors with the knowledge, skills, philosophies, attitudes, and competencies to serve the health care needs of the public in the 21st century. The program focuses on the relationship between the structure and function of the human body as coordinated by the nervous system, and the effect of the vertebral subluxation. The program instills in the chiropractic graduate an appreciation for the innate potential of the human body to heal and adapt to its environment, and the role of the nervous system in the restoration, preservation and enhancement of human health and performance.
Cost of Tuition: $25,920 per academic year
Average time to Graduate: 3-4 years
Industry Job Outlook: 28% growth of employment from 2010-2020.
Booth(s): C-3

Palmer College of Chiropractic

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About: Palmer College of Chiropractic is the founding college of the chiropractic profession, and is known as the trusted leader in chiropractic education. It was founded in 1897, in Davenport, Iowa, by D.D. Palmer, the discoverer of chiropractic. More than 2,200 students attend Palmer College campuses in Davenport, San Jose, Calif., and Port Orange, Fla. There are approximately 28,000 Palmer alumni, who comprise nearly half of the approximately 60,000 U.S. chiropractors. Palmers doctor of chiropractic curriculum is a five-academic-year program that's typically completed in three-and-one-third calendar years.
Cost of Tuition: $11,519 per trimester
Average time to Graduate: 10 trimesters (3 years and 1/3)
Industry Job Outlook: 17% (Much higher than average) source: bls.gov
Placement Rate: 88% depending on program
Booth(s): C-1

University of Utah

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About: Our specialized masters programs prepare you for what's next. Regardless of your current career or future plans, the Eccles School has a graduate program to help you achieve your dreams. Come experience new things and develop an entrepreneurial mindset that'll serve you well in any role. Regardless of the path you take, you'll have personalized attention from expert faculty and supportive staff. Eccles School faculty rank at the top of research productivity in a public university. They know their stuff, both academically and from real-world experience.
Cost of Tuition: $27,000 and up, depending on program
Average time to Graduate: One to three years, depending on program and course load
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: 94% depending on program
Booth(s): B-1, B-2

Montana Tech

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Recruiting: English, Humanities
About: Montana Tech is a great place to attend graduate school! As a future graduate student, consider our world-class degree programs to ignite your curiosity and move you ahead. We also offer you: Dedicated faculty researchers who enjoy mentoring graduate students; State-of-the-art equipment and high-tech facilities; Prominent research centers where you can further your study and gain recognition; Montana Tech Graduate School Program Outcomes are designed with your success in mind; Opportunities to work on your thesis abroad; Placement statistics that reflect positive outcomes for graduates with your degree; A safe community that's appealing to students - especially those with families
Cost of Tuition: $2,901 In-state $7,324.80 Out of state per semester
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Great
Placement Rate: 94%
Booth(s): C-4

Roseman University of Health Sciences

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About: We are proud to offer a three-year Doctor of Pharmacy program that is based on contemporary educational principles, including active and mastery learning and block teaching. The program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education and has been since January 2004. The program is accelerated so that the classroom portion of the curriculum can be completed in two years. Courses are taught using a block model, where students are able to focus on one content area at a time.
Cost of Tuition: $52,000
Average time to Graduate: 3 years
Industry Job Outlook: Pharmacist
Placement Rate: good
Booth(s): B-3

Brigham Young University

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About: Rapid advances in molecular research techniques and new ways of thinking about biological networks and interactions have made this an exciting time to work in the biomedical science field. The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology (MMBIO) represents the best BYU has to offer in the way of advanced classroom instruction and cutting-edge research. MMBIO graduate students have remarkable opportunities to learn current research methods and drive the discovery process.
Cost of Tuition: Varies
Average time to Graduate: MS: 2 years, PhD: 4-6 years
Booth(s): B-13

University of Utah

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About: University of Utah's College of Pharmacy is home to many of the top pharmacy students, researchers, and practice leaders in the world. We are committed to excellence and innovation in the education of future pharmacists, research in the pharmaceutical sciences, and service to our community and profession. As leaders in the application of pharmaceutical sciences to personalized medicine, we are helping transform patient care through the discovery of novel therapeutics and the optimization of outcomes for existing medications.
Cost of Tuition: $25,000 per year.
Average time to Graduate: 4 years
Booth(s): C-5

Gonzaga University - School of Professional Studies

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About: Gonzaga's School of Professional Studies is home to leadership programs from the undergraduate level through doctoral level. The School of Professional Studies strives to create, educate, and support leaders; contribute to the health of people, communities, and organizations; and to be of service in meeting the learning needs of a complex society. Our programs embody the University's Mission and the Ignatian spirit on which Gonzaga University is founded. Ethics, excellence, spirit, and community are guiding values for all aspects of the School. Faculty scholarship and research contribute positively to the professions, the global community, and the classroom. Graduate degrees include an M.A. in Organizational Leadership and an M.A. in Communication & Leadership Studies. Graduate courses are offered on-campus, online, and offer flexibility for working adults. Most students complete the program in about 2 years.
Cost of Tuition: $940/Credit
Average time to Graduate: 2 years
Industry Job Outlook: All industries
Placement Rate: 95%+
Booth(s): C-14

University of Western States

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Recruiting: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ASN to BSN), Biology, Exercise Physiology, Food Science, Health Science, Healthcare Administration, Public Health Health Psychology Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics
About: The mission of the University of Western States is to enhance the science and art of integrated health care through excellence in education and patient care. We offer doctoral programs (chiropractic, sport and performance psychology) and several master's degree options (human nutrition and functional medicine, sports medicine, sport and performance psychology, and exercise and sports science).
Cost of Tuition: varied
Average time to Graduate: 3 Years
Industry Job Outlook: varied
Placement Rate: varied
Booth(s): A-11

Gonzaga Graduate School of Business

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About: Gonzaga's Graduate School of Business offers four Master degrees and numerous areas of concentration. Our Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Accountancy (MAcc), and Master of Science in Taxation (MSTax) programs are delivered on campus and can be completed either part-time or full-time. The Gonzaga MBA is designed to build practical business skills needed for managers and business owners, improve resume potential, and expand students business network. The MAcc and MSTax programs take accounting skills to the next level while preparing for the CPA exam and maximizing job placement opportunities. Our MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship is delivered through distance-learning models, and is completed part-time. Additionally, Gonzaga offers Dual Degrees with Juris Doctor (MBA/JD and MAcc/JD) programs in conjunction with the School of Law. These programs are open to any qualified holder of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university regardless of undergraduate major field of study. Master of Business Administration (MBA) Master of Accountancy (MAcc)  Master of Science in Taxation (MSTax) MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship (MBA/AIE) MBA or MAcc Juris Doctor (MBA/JD and MAcc/JD) All of our programs aim to produce graduates with both the technical knowledge and leadership skills to be successful in their chosen profession. If you have any questions regarding our programs please contact the Graduate School of Business at MBA@gonzaga.edu or MAcc@gonzaga.edu or MSTax@gonzaga.edu.
Cost of Tuition: $32,175 or $29,605
Average time to Graduate: 1-2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Strong
Placement Rate: 90%+
Booth(s): C-6

BYU Psychology Department

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Recruiting: Psychology - General Psychology
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Cost of Tuition:
LDS: $3440 NonLDS: $6880
Average time to Graduate:
4-5 Years
Industry Job Outlook:
Good
Placement Rate:
Good
Booth(s):
B-8

Pacific University

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About: Pacific University was founded in 1849 and is located 20 minutes west of Portland, Oregon. Of Pacific's 4,000 students, more than half are enrolled in graduate or professional programs including: Athletic Training, Audiology, Business, Dental Hygiene, Gerontology, Healthcare Administration, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Graduate Psychology, Social Work, Speech-Language Pathology and Teacher Education.
Cost of Tuition: Varies
Average time to Graduate: Varies
Industry Job Outlook: Varies
Placement Rate: Varies
Booth(s): A-16

Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences

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About: PNWU is a four-year postgraduate health sciences institution founded upon principles for educating and training health care professionals to serve the rural and medically underserved in the Northwest. Since its founding in 2005, PNWU's college of osteopathic medicine became the Pacific Northwest?s first new medical school in 60 years. PNWU is committed to bridging the gap in health care shortages through innovative Interprofessional education and strong community provisions, aligning collaborative learning practices with cooperative programs offered on campus. Such cooperative programs include the Physician Assistant, and Master of Arts in Medical Sciences (MAMS) programs with Heritage University and the Doctor of Pharmacy program with Washington State University. Upcoming cooperative programs include nursing programs with both Heritage University and Washington State University and Emergency Medicine and Nutrition with Central Washington University. PNWU?s 70-acre campus houses over 280 first- and second-year medical students, 35 PharmD students and 48 MAMS students who train under the careful instruction of highly skilled faculty. In addition to the four buildings that currently comprise the Yakima campus, 16 core and 5 satellite rotation sites are located throughout the Northwest for clinical practice during student rotations in years three and four.
Cost of Tuition: $53,000 per year
Average time to Graduate: 4 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Fantastic
Placement Rate: 100%
Booth(s): B-14

Brigham Young University

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About: Our 86+ graduate programs offer both secular and spiritual development in a unique learning environment located beneath the majestic Wasatch Mountains in Provo, Utah. We offer world class instruction from faculty mentors who genuinely care about both your professional and personal development as they challenge and expand your academic intellect using cutting edge pedagogical practices and technologies. Share your unique perspectives and engage in diverse dialogue with our faculty, university administration, and our student population who are represented from all across the nation and from all over the globe from more than 100 countries. If you are a prospective student, a new student, a returning student, current faculty/administration, or if you are just visiting our website for the first time; we thank you for patronage and invite you to utilize the information herein to navigate through the many features that graduate studies has to offer here at Brigham Young University.
Cost of Tuition: $6,880
Average time to Graduate: 3.4 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: Excellent
Booth(s): A-14

Brigham Young University

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About: The School of Communications offers a broad-based masters program designed to promote critical thinking and research with a particular focus on the interaction between media and society. The program of study prepares students with the theoretical background, methodological expertise, and critical thinking skills needed both for continued studies at the doctoral level and informed professional practice. It emphasizes communications theory and quantitative and qualitative research methodologies. Specialized topical areas include literature of journalism, communication history, media and religion, international media and communication, communication ethics and law, persuasion, public relations and leadership, and media effects.
Cost of Tuition: $6,880 per year for LDS students
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Good
Placement Rate: 80%
Booth(s): A-12

Oregon State University MBA

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About: At Oregon State you can earn your MBA as a part-time student in Portland, Bend or Corvallis, or full-time in Corvallis. Our Portland and Bend programs are taught using a hybrid model in which about 80 percent of the course material is online, and the remaining content is presented face-to-face in class. Our Corvallis program is in-person. We bring together students and industry to find solutions to problems that companies face in managing or growing their businesses. Projects are defined by industry and solved by student teams with faculty and partner membership. Select tracks in Organizational Leadership, Corporate Finance, Supply Chain & Logistics Management, Innovation Management, or Business Analytics.
Cost of Tuition: $777/credit
Average time to Graduate: 12 months to 24 months
Industry Job Outlook: Strong
Placement Rate: 89% of graduates secure a job within six months
Booth(s): C-7

Utah State University - CEHS

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About: Utah State University's Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services houses 28 graduate degree programs in 7 departments: Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education; Family, Consumer, and Human Development; Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences; Kinesiology and Health Science; Psychology; Special Education and Rehabilitation; and the School of Teacher Education and Leadership. The College offers a wide range of professional, clinical, and research degrees at both the master's and doctoral levels, with degrees being offered both on campus and through distance delivery.
Cost of Tuition: Varies
Average time to Graduate: 2-4 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: 100%
Booth(s): A-13

University of Utah School of Medicine

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About: The University of Utah School of Medicine combines excellence in teaching, research, and clinical expertise to train tomorrow's physicians for the rapidly changing world of medicine. With a faculty of more than 1,000 physicians and researchers and 23 clinical and basic-science departments, the School of Medicine trains the majority of Utah physicians, offering an MD degree, physician assistant training, residency, fellowship specialty training, and degrees in public health or research. The School of Medicine also is widely recognized for interdisciplinary research in the genetics of disease, cancer, biomedical informatics, infectious diseases, and other areas of leading-edge medicine.
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Average time to Graduate: 4 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: 98%
Booth(s): B-4

Idaho State University - Engineering


Recruiting: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
About: Idaho State University, College of Science and Engineering, Nuclear Engineering Program is seeking outstanding students who are seeking advanced degrees in Nuclear Engineering. Please stop by our booth to learn more.
Cost of Tuition: Full time Resident $4,464, Full time Non-Resident $11,852
Average time to Graduate: MS 2 years, PhD additinal 3 years
Industry Job Outlook: Good
Placement Rate: 90%
Booth(s): C-11

Brigham Young University- Romney Institute of Public Management

About: A Master in Public Administration (MPA) degree is designed for individuals passionate about devoting their careers to service. Whether your goal is to become a city manager, lead a nonprofit organization, work in federal government, be a change agent in healthcare or educational institutions, or analyze and develop public policy, the MPA program will prepare you to improve the lives of people and communities.
Cost of Tuition: $5,985 per semester
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook:
Placement Rate: 94% within 3 months
Booth(s): A-15

Western University of Health Sciences

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About: WesternU is one of the largest graduate schools for the health professions in California. Alumni rank among the top leaders in health care and medicine throughout the country and the world.
Cost of Tuition: $54,000
Average time to Graduate: 2-4 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Health Professions
Placement Rate:
Booth(s): B-9

University of Idaho, College of Education

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About: The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education at University of Idaho leads and delivers exceptional hands-on experience for students seeking their graduate degrees and/or certification in education. Currently there are two options for the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction (M.Ed. C&I). Option one is designed to (a) serve the professional educator through advanced study, and also to (b) serve those wishing to enter the teaching profession and who have an undergraduate degree in a teaching content area. Option two leads to recommendation to a secondary teaching certification following demonstration of mastery of a secondary school content area while obtaining a master?s degree. The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education at University of Idaho also offers a Master of Education in Special Education (M.Ed. Sped). The special education master?s degree and certification-only program?s primary emphasis is to provide educational opportunities for certified teachers to obtain a masters degree in special education with the option of certification in special education. The University of Idaho has become a primary choice for students who wish to complete their degree and certification from a distance. All courses are offered using distance technologies and do not require that a student come to campus. The program has received national accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education now known as the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation and is a state-approved program in special education. To enter the special education program, an undergraduate degree in education or a similar field is required as well as meeting the university requirements for enrollment in the College of Graduate Studies. Students entering the certification options must already hold a teaching certificate.
Cost of Tuition: Varies with program
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: Varies with degree
Booth(s): B-12

Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences

About: The Kasiska Division of Health Sciences is the destination in Idaho for health professions education. The KDHS is the largest academic unit at Idaho State University and its students make up one third of the student body population. The wide variety of programs available gives our students a greater opportunity for interprofessional education in classrooms and our 15 clinics in Pocatello and Meridian.
Cost of Tuition: Varies
Average time to Graduate: Varies
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: Varies
Booth(s): C-8, C-9, C-10

Willamette University Early Career MBA

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About: Willamette's Full-time Early Career and Career Change MBA prepares students for careers in business, government and nonprofit management. The program builds real-world experience through consulting projects and other experiential learning, in addition to career management tools. Willamette MBA has been preparing students from BYU-Idaho for their first professional management career for years and is proud to offer special scholarship consideration to BYU-I alumni who apply and are admitted to the Willamette MBA.
Cost of Tuition: $40,460
Average time to Graduate: 21 Months
Industry Job Outlook: Very Good
Placement Rate: 85% 90 days after graduation
Booth(s): C-12

Willamette University College of Law

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About: As the first law school in the Pacific Northwest, Willamette University College of Law has been at the forefront of legal education since our doors opened in 1883. Willamette is a small community. We are committed to the advancement of knowledge through excellent teaching, scholarship, mentoring and experience.
Cost of Tuition: $62,197 for full time, domestic students
Average time to Graduate: 3 years
Industry Job Outlook: Law
Placement Rate: 75%
Booth(s): B-10

Middlebury Institute of Internaitonal Studies

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About: The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey provides international professional education in areas of critical importance to a rapidly changing global community, including international policy and management, translation and interpretation, language teaching, sustainable development, and non-proliferation. We prepare students from all over the world to make a meaningful impact in their chosen fields through degree programs characterized by immersive and collaborative learning, and opportunities to acquire and apply practical professional skills. Our students are emerging leaders capable of bridging cultural, organizational, and language divides to produce sustainable, equitable solutions to a variety of global challenges.
Cost of Tuition: 39,500.00 per year
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: All
Placement Rate: 85%
Booth(s): B-11

University of Utah, Social Work MSW

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About: The MSW Program at the University of Utah has been a leader in Social Work education in the Intermountain west since 1937 and the largest MSW program in Utah. It is structured to support collaborative work in social work education, research, and public service. Partnerships with more than 300 off-campus social service agencies offer students opportunities to apply their knowledge and skills. Second-year students choose between seven unique areas of concentration: aging, child welfare, forensics, global social work, health, mental health, and substance use. Each provides students the opportunity to get hands-on experience within a specific population and to work with experts within that field. The Goodwill Initiative for Aging, Center on Mindfulness and Integrative Health, and Center for Research on Migration & Refugee Integration all provide students with additional opportunities to learn about and engage in cutting edge research on specific populations within the social work field.
Cost of Tuition: Current MSW tuition rates (subject to change): Utah resident $7,100 per semester Non-resident $18,800 per semester
Average time to Graduate: Advanced Standing MSW (BSW graduates only): 1 year (3 semesters), 2-Year MSW (all other majors): 2 years (4 semesters), 3-Year Part-Time Evening MSW: 3 years (9 consecutive semesters)
Industry Job Outlook: Overall employment of social workers is projected to grow 12% by 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. Employment of healthcare social workers is projected to grow 19% by 2024. Job growth will be driven by increased demand for healthcare and social services, but will vary by specialty.
Placement Rate: MSW students are given many career preparation opportunities, including a yearly job fair attended by many hiring social services agencies. Many of our students are hired by their practicum placement agencies. The University of Utah's Career & Professional Development Center also assists students with job search preparation such as resume and interviewing workshops.
Booth(s): M-16

Idaho State University/ Engineering

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Recruiting: AAS--Computer Programming, AAS--Electrical and Computer Engineering, AAS--Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Software Engineering
About: Hold for info
Cost of Tuition: About $3,583 per semester
Average time to Graduate: Masters 2 yrs, PHD 4 years
Industry Job Outlook: 4-7%
Placement Rate: Over 90%
Booth(s): M-14

South Texas College of Law Houston

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About: South Texas College of Law Houston provides an accessible legal education, distinguished by its excellence to a diverse body of students committed to serving their communities and the profession. We offer legal education that is relevant, practical, experiential, and purposeful.
Cost of Tuition: Full-Time: $31,500 Part-time: $21,200
Average time to Graduate: Full-time: 3 years Part-time: 4-4.5
Industry Job Outlook: Favorable
Placement Rate: 82%
Booth(s): M-12

Idaho State University

About: Discover your next opportunity at Idaho State University. We offer over 70+ Graduate programs. ISU main campus is located in Pocatello with 3 satellite locations in Idaho Falls, Twin Falls, and Meridian. Online opportunities are available for some programs.
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Industry Job Outlook: Better employment opportunities
Placement Rate: 60%
Booth(s): M-13

University of Utah - Master of International Affairs & Global Enteprise, Master of Public Policy, Master of Public Administration, Master/Doctorate of Political Science

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About: The Master of Public Administration (MPA) trains students to be leaders in the public sector, including nonprofits and all levels of government. Students learn to lead by building legal knowledge, financial skills, ethical commitment, and compassion, empowering them navigate the complex challenges of 21st century governance. The Master of Public Policy (MPP) program emphasizes policy and economic analysis combined with quantitative courses for students seeking to build analytical skills to effectively solve public policy problems. The Master of Science in International Affairs and Global Enterprise (MIAGE) degree is a distinctive program designed to help students build the analytical, political, legal and socio-cultural knowledge needed to solve global issues and fill competitive roles with international businesses, government agencies, and NGOs. The Master and Ph.D. in Political Science focuses on expanding understanding of the political world to contribute to a more just, democratic, and sustainable future. Specialty areas include: American politics, comparative politics, international relations, political theory and public administration.
Cost of Tuition: $16,000 - $22,500
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Government, Nonprofit, Private Business, Think Tanks
Placement Rate: Depends of Program
Booth(s): M-15

Washington State University Spokane MHPA Program

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Recruiting: Healthcare Administration, Public Health Accounting, Applied Management, Business Analytics, Business Management - Finance, Business Management - Marketing, Business Management - Supply Chain Management, Economics
About: The need for competent leaders who are well versed in the business of healthcare is greater than ever. Pursue an advanced degree and prepare for a leadership role in the dynamic field of health care management and administration. Study under the guidance of intelligent, experienced and compassionate leaders and educators. Develop professional networks and lifelong friendships with fellow students. A program ideal for both continuing students and working health care professionals, the curriculum emphasizes the management and policy aspects of health care. We currently have a 94% placement rate within 4 months of graduation, with an average starting salary of $65,000 annually.
Cost of Tuition: $7,000 per semester
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Excellent
Placement Rate: 94%
Booth(s): M-11

Butler Professional Farrier School

Recruiting: AAS--Beef Production Management, AAS--Plant Science and Technology, Agricultural Technology, Agriculture Education, Animal Science, Biology, Biology Education, Occupational Safety & Health, Plant and Wildlife Ecology Business Management - Entrepreneurial Management Family & Consumer Science Education Composite, Health Psychology, Marriage and Family Studies, Psychology - General Psychology, Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology English, History,Humanities, International Studies, Political Science Art History, Drawing, Illustration, Photography AAS--Engineering Technology, AAS--Welding Engineering Technology, Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Welding and Fabrication Technology Management ,Welding Engineering Technology General Studies
About: Butler Professional Farrier School is a trade school dedicated to horse welfare. Whether you are interested in starting your own horseshoeing practice or would just like to learn more about your own horses' hoof care needs, Butler Professional Farrier School offers basic and advanced courses in farriery.
Cost of Tuition: $4,900 - $9,000
Average time to Graduate: Offer 6 week and 12 week programs
Industry Job Outlook: Dependent on area
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Booth(s): M-10

Brigham Young University

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About: Brigham Young University's master's degree (M.Ed.) emphasis in Educational Policy and Social Foundations (EPSF) is a rigorous two-year program, preparing professionals to contribute to educational change, policy, and research on a local, national, and global scale. Students examine educational movements, reforms, outcomes, and controversies using modes of inquiry associated with an array of scholarly fields and disciplines, including history, philosophy, political science, economics, policy studies, and comparative education. EPSF students examine the relationship between educational policy and practice, shedding new light on important debates and controversies within the field. Students receive advanced training in contemporary research methods for policy analysis, including qualitative but focused heavily on quantitative research design and analytical approaches. Our students go on to successful careers as policy analysts, researchers in the public and private sectors, district administrators, employees in state and national education departments; and some gain entry into the top education doctoral programs across the country. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until May 1. New students begin Fall semester. For more information, visit: education.byu.edu/edlf/educationpolicy
Cost of Tuition: $3,440 per semester
Average time to Graduate: 2 Years
Industry Job Outlook: Our students go on to successful careers as policy analysts, researchers in the public and private sectors, district administrators, employees in state and national education departments; and some gain entry into the top education doctoral programs across the country.
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Booth(s): M-9