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Boise State University

Boise, Idaho

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Overview

Student Population
25,504
Boise State University overview
Location Boise, Idaho
Online boisestate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Boise State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Boise, Idaho, Boise State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 15,030 prospective students applied, and 11,639 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,993 enrolled in the school.  13,895 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 11,609 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $5,532 plus fees of $2,536. Boise State is ranked 813 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

Boise State is rated within the lower 39% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Boise State University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Average
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SAT 1030/1230
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
77.4% 
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Applications Due Feb 15, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Idaho Resident Tuition
$5,532
In State Costs for Boise State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,536
Room and Board $11,246
Budget for Other Expenses$3,786
Total One Year Cost$24,300
Out of State Resident Tuition
$22,452
Out of State Costs for Boise State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,536
Room and Board $11,246
Budget for Other Expenses$3,786
Total One Year Cost$41,220

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
29% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Boise State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Health Professions 17%
Education 8%
Social Sciences 6%
Communication 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=142115 IPEDS survey data for Boise State University.

Current students may use the Boise State University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.