There are fewer people with college degrees in Idaho than in many of its neighboring states and the nation.
A report from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce predicts 61 percent of the jobs available in Idaho by 2018 will require an education beyond high school.
2010 Educational Attainment (population 25 years and older)
% High school graduate or higher
% Associates Degree
% Bachelor's degree or higher
|United States Average||85.6||7.6||28.2|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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