83687 Community Colleges

In 83687, Nampa, Idaho, you can find 1 community college serving 9,107 students.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is less than the state average of 52:1..

83687, ID Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 83687-NampaCollege of Western Idaho
    Public
    5500 East Opportunity Drive
    Nampa83687
    (208)562-3000
    9,107 students
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