Boise Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools

Boise Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Boise, Idaho

There are at least 7 colleges in Boise, listed and described below. These schools represent 19,712 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 15,876 full-time students, and a reported 1,612 dorm rooms.

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Of Note For College Students

  • Boise is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Boise.

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Colleges in Boise with Selective Admissions

These schools do not admit all qualified applicants.
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Boise Bible College
8695 W Marigold St
Boise, ID 83714-1220

  • Programs: bible studies, religious education
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's.
  • Student Body: 172 students, 157 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 112 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 380-570. Math: 420-490. Writing: 350-490.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.

Boise State University
1910 University Dr
Boise, ID 83725

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: registered nursing, business, accounting, criminal justice and administration, communication studies, psychology, social work, elementary school teaching
  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates. Associate's. Bachelor's. Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 19,540 students, 15,719 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 1,500 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 450-570. Math: 460-580.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Boise Colleges with Open Admissions

Schools open to most or all qualified applicants (qualifications vary).
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Toni and Guy Hair Academy Boise
5244 W. Overland Road
Boise, ID 83705

  • Degrees/Certificates: Certificates.
  • Student Body: 127 students, 169 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.
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Colleges in Nearby Cities and Towns

(Student count includes part-time and full-time; not all students live in the city or town. Data as of 2007.)

City/Town Colleges Pop.
Students Dorms
Caldwell Colleges 1 25,967 840 591
Nampa Colleges 3 51,867 1,863 854

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