College of Western Idaho

5500 East Opportunity Drive
Nampa, ID 83687
Tel: (208)562-3000
9,107 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
College of Western Idaho serves 9,107 students (43% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 10%.
College of Western Idaho is the only community colleges within Canyon County, ID.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Boise (10.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College of Western Idaho Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 9,107 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
9,107 students
1,388 students
College of Western Idaho Total Enrollment (2009-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,920 students
836 students
College of Western Idaho Full-Time Students (2009-2012)
# Part-Time Students 5,187 students
1,036 students
College of Western Idaho Part-Time Students (2009-2012)
College of Western Idaho sch enrollment College of Western Idaho sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
College of Western Idaho Asian (2010-2012)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
10%
7%
College of Western Idaho Hispanic (2009-2012)
% Black
1%
11%
College of Western Idaho Black (2009-2012)
% White
83%
67%
College of Western Idaho White (2009-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
College of Western Idaho More (2009-2011)
College of Western Idaho sch ethnicity College of Western Idaho sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.30 0.44
College of Western Idaho Diversity Score (2009-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,264 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,200 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,264 $5,890
College of Western Idaho In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,200 $10,047
College of Western Idaho Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Idaho public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,498 per year for in-state students and $7,271 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $8,077 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Idaho community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.18, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Idaho is Carrington College-Boise. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.