Best Idaho Community Colleges (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 7 community colleges serving 68,193 students in Idaho (4 public colleges and 3 private colleges).
For Idaho community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,634 per year for in-state students and $7,627 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $3,950 per year (view national tuition costs).
Idaho community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.73 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 37% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 36:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(ID) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
7%
Black
1%
White
63%
Hawaiian
1%
Two or more races
4%
Non Resident
4%
Unknown
18%
ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Idaho Community Colleges by Town (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho
    Private not-for-profit
    525 S Center
    Rexburg ID  83460
    (208) 496-1411

    42,341 students
  • Carrington College-Boise
    Private for-profit
    1122 N. Liberty St.
    Boise ID  83704
    (208) 377-8080

    428 students
  • 1600 S 25th E
    Idaho Falls ID  83404
    (208) 535-00000000

    1,288 students
  • 315 Falls Ave.
    Twin Falls ID  83301
    (208) 733-9554

    7,585 students
  • 5500 East Opportunity Drive
    Nampa ID  83687
    (208) 562-3000

    10,277 students
  • 1000 West Garden Avenue
    Coeur D Alene ID  83814
    (208) 769-3311

    6,049 students
  • Stevens-Henager College
    Private not-for-profit
    1444 Entertainment Avenue
    Boise ID  83709
    (208) 383-4540

    225 students
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