Top Boise Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in Boise, Idaho, serving 850 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 21:1.

Top Boise, ID Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Brown Mackie College-Boise
    Private, for profit
    9050 W Overland Rd, Ste 101
    Boise ID  83709
    (208)321-8800

    356 students
  • Carrington College-Boise
    Private, for profit
    1122 North Liberty Street
    Boise ID  83704
    (208)377-8080

    494 students
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