The Best Idaho Colleges

The Best Colleges in Idaho for 2024

These are the top ranked public and private four-year colleges in Idaho as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the list for 2024 as the best overall college in Idaho is The College of Idaho. The top rated public state college is University of Idaho. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


6 results

The College of Idaho
I
Caldwell, ID

The College of Idaho

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Idaho

  • 1,145enrollment
  • $21,343net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1246SAT range
  • 21-30ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

University of Idaho
I
Moscow, ID

University of Idaho

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in Idaho

  • 11,303enrollment
  • $14,929net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 990-1220SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Northwest Nazarene University
N
Nampa, ID

Northwest Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Idaho

  • 2,044enrollment
  • $21,616net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 970-1230SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

Brigham Young University Idaho
B
Rexburg, ID

Brigham Young University Idaho

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Idaho

  • 44,304enrollment
  • $6,871net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 990-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.34Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Boise State University
B
Boise, ID

Boise State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Idaho

  • 25,794enrollment
  • $14,190net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.37Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Lewis Clark State College
L
Lewiston, ID
 

Lewis Clark State College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Idaho

  • 3,710enrollment
  • $10,957net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 870-1110SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 8