Eastern Idaho Technical College

Tel: (208)524-3000
  • Eastern Idaho Technical College provides superior educational services in a positive learning environment that supports student success and regional workforce needs.
School Highlights
  • Eastern Idaho Technical College serves 686 students (40% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
  • Eastern Idaho Technical College is the only community colleges within Bonneville County, ID.
  • The nearest community college is Brigham Young University-Idaho (24.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Eastern Idaho Technical College (ID) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 72 staff 214 staff
Eastern Idaho Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 686 has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 686 students 5,383 students
Eastern Idaho Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 36:1
Eastern Idaho Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 272 students 2,402 students
Eastern Idaho Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 414 students 2,981 students
Eastern Idaho Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Eastern Idaho Technical College Enrollment Breakdown ID All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Eastern Idaho Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2012)
% Asian
Eastern Idaho Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Eastern Idaho Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Eastern Idaho Technical College Black (2010-2012)
% White
Eastern Idaho Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
Eastern Idaho Technical College Hawaiian (2013-2016)
% Non Resident races
Eastern Idaho Technical College Non Resident (2012-2013)
Eastern Idaho Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.28 0.34
Eastern Idaho Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Eastern Idaho Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $29,700 $30,000
Eastern Idaho Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,496 is less than the state average of $3,434. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,502 is more than the state average of $7,597. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,496 $3,434
Eastern Idaho Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,502 $7,597
Eastern Idaho Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 85% 91%
Eastern Idaho Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $11,375 $11,375
Eastern Idaho Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,897 $5,500
Eastern Idaho Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Eastern Idaho Technical College, also known as EITC, provides high quality educational programs that focus on the needs of the community for the 21st century. EITC is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. The College is a State supported technical college created in 1969 to serve citizens in its nine county service area by being a minimal cost, open-door institution that champions technical programs, customized industry training, basic skills instruction, workforce and community education, on-line distance education, and student services. EITC is located in Idaho Falls, at the heart of the Snake River Valley in Southeastern Idaho. The diverse climate and location provide for a variety of outdoor recreation activities including: camping, hunting, fishing, mountain biking, hiking, skiing, and many more. Idaho Falls is a tight-knit community that thrives because of the caring, hard-working people that live in this area. At EITC we take great pride in our college. Classrooms and labs are modern and well designed with the equipment and technology required of a leading technical college. We are proud of the many support services that are available to students and prospective students. These services include a modern library, the reading and math center, special student services, counseling, financial aid, and employment placement. We are equally proud of our well qualified, student oriented faculty and staff. Student success is our priority. The Eastern Idaho Technical College Foundation (EITCF) was founded in 1992. Business and community leaders joined together to help meet the expanding needs of the Eastern Idaho Technical College campus in Idaho Falls.

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Did You Know?
For Idaho public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,434 per year for in-state students and $7,597 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,483 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 0.34, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Idaho is College of Western Idaho. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.