Idaho College Overview

For the academic year 2019-2020, thirty-eight colleges are active for serving college programs in Idaho. By school types, there are nine public schools and twenty-nine private schools. By school levels, twelve 4-years (or high) schools, twenty 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and six less than 2 years schools (career, technical or vocational schools) are active based on the IPEDS data.
Of the thirty-eight Idaho schools, Northwest Nazarene University ranked first and University of Idaho ranked second (view more at Idaho college rankings). The 2020 average tuition & fees of all Idaho colleges is $11,533 for Idaho residents and $15,718 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 86.11% and the average SAT score is 1,106. The average number of students is 3,213 and the average student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Idaho colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2020 Idaho Colleges Comparison Table

The following table lists colleges located in Idaho ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
Northwest Nazarene University
Nampa, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,780$11,1211,09086.00%2,20161%16 to 1
University of Idaho
Moscow, ID
Public, 4 years
four-years
$27,540$29,1121,12578.00%11,84156%15 to 1
Boise State University
Boise, ID
Public, 4 years
four-years
$24,988$26,5661,13077.00%25,50451%17 to 1
New Saint Andrews College
Moscow, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,550$9,0601,25598.00%198-13 to 1
The College of Idaho
Caldwell, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,855$18,990-49.00%96466%10 to 1
Idaho State University
Pocatello, ID
Public, 4 years
four-years
$24,494$26,548--12,36336%13 to 1
Mr Leon's School of Hair Design-Lewiston
Lewiston, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$14,605---1476%20 to 1
Cosmetology School of Arts and Science LLC
Burley, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$16,600---2388%4 to 1
College of Western Idaho
Nampa, ID
Public, 2-4 years
$7,344---10,27722%22 to 1
Milan Institute-Boise
Boise, ID
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,006---9573%14 to 1
Aveda Institute-Boise
Boise, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$18,000---54100%9 to 1
Boise Bible College
Boise, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,100-1,05595.00%11049%12 to 1
Austin Kade Academy
Idaho Falls, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$13,950---10263%12 to 1
Rexburg College of Massage Therapy
Rexburg, ID
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,075---46-15 to 1
Lewis-Clark State College
Lewiston, ID
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,238-990100.00%3,68438%12 to 1
North Idaho College
Coeur d'Alene, ID
Public, 2-4 years
$8,736---5,27025%13 to 1
Brigham Young University-Idaho
Rexburg, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$4,300-1,09596.00%42,34160%22 to 1
The Salon Professional Academy-Nampa
Nampa, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$17,100---6987%17 to 1
Evans Hairstyling College-Rexburg
Rexburg, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$11,300---4689%6 to 1
Oliver Finley Academy of Cosmetology
Boise, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$18,300---25080%19 to 1
College of Massage Therapy
Blackfoot, ID
Public, Less than 2 years
$9,000---2290%11 to 1
Stevens-Henager College
Idaho Falls, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,600---8525%11 to 1
Academy di Firenze
Jerome, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$12,000---1491%13 to 1
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Idaho
Coeur D'Alene, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$15,960---52-13 to 1
Aveda Institute-Twin Falls
Twin Falls, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$16,588---5815%10 to 1
College of Southern Idaho
Twin Falls, ID
Public, 2-4 years
$6,840---6,90621%19 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Boise
Boise, ID
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,400---26560%15 to 1
University of Phoenix-Idaho
Boise, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$10,229$14,880--5-15 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Rexburg
Rexburg, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$14,900---196100%20 to 1
Urban 113 School of Cosmetology
TWIN FALLS, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$17,600---2288%8 to 1
Stevens-Henager College
Boise, ID
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,600---22534%9 to 1
Carrington College-Boise
Boise, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$22,495--96.00%42863%15 to 1
Boise Barber College
Boise, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$10,050---6673%20 to 1
College of Eastern Idaho
Idaho Falls, ID
Public, 2-4 years
$6,222---1,28858%10 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Nampa
Nampa, ID
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,400---11748%15 to 1
Mr Leon's School of Hair Design-Moscow
Moscow, ID
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,605---1180%20 to 1
Elevate Salon Institute-Chubbuck
Chubbuck, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$14,000---3571%9 to 1
Headmasters School of Hair Design
Lewiston, ID
Private, 2-4 years
$12,790---3728%10 to 1
Average$15,718$19,4681,10686.11%3,21360%14 to 1