Boise State University

Boise State University

Boise State University, BSU, is a public university situated near downtown Boise, the capital of Idaho. It was originally founded in 1932 as Boise Junior College by the Episcopal Church. It gained University status in 1974. The main campus of Boise state sits on 175 acres and has more than 170 buildings.

BSU offers more than 200 degrees in over 190 fields of study and enrolls more than 19,000 students every year. The university comprises eight colleges in different fields which are as follows:

  • Applied Technology
  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business and Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Graduate Studies
  • Health Sciences
  • Social Sciences and Public Affairs

Boise State's sports teams are known as the Broncos. They compete in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) and their official mascot is Buster Bronco.

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Environmental Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Information Technology
Information Science/Studies
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications
Education, General
Bilingual And Multilingual Education
Curriculum And Instruction
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology
Special Education And Teaching, General
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Elementary Special Education Programs
Special Education And Teaching, Other
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Levels And Methods, Other
Art Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Drama And Dance Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
German Language Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Speech Teacher Education
Psychology Teacher Education
Earth Science Teacher Education
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Chinese Language And Literature
Japanese Language And Literature
Korean Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Arabic Language And Literature
Latin Language And Literature
American Sign Language (ASL)
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
Family Systems
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
General Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry, Biophysics And Molecular Biology, Other
Zoology/Animal Biology, Other
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Dispute Resolution
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Health And Physical Education/Fitness, General
Sport And Fitness Administration/Management
Kinesiology And Exercise Science
Chemistry, General
Chemistry, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics And Seismology
Hydrology And Water Resources Science
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Community Organization And Advocacy
Public Administration
Public Policy Analysis, General
Social Work
Design And Visual Communications, General
Commercial And Advertising Art
Graphic Design
Game And Interactive Media Design
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Cinematography And Film/Video Production
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Music Performance, General
Music Theory And Composition
Music Management
History, General
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Acceptance & Retention Rates
Graduation Rate

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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