Idaho State University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Pocatello, ID

$7,872

Avg in-state tuition

$24,168

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Idaho State University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Idaho State University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Pocatello, Idaho. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 12,402, and admissions are selective. The university offers 129 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 36%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,872, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $24,168.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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12k

Students Enrolled

52%

Online Student Enrollment

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

73%

Hispanic

12%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

2%

Black

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

57%

Socio-economic diversity

47% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

21

Total Online Enrollment

6,411

Student Location Breakout

52% 48%

Percent of Programs Online

94% On-campus

6% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate 7% online

Bachelor's 3% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 14% online

Doctorate 13% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

47%

State Grant Aid

21%

Institution Grant Aid

71%

Pell Grant

47%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,627
State Grant Aid $3,396
Institution Grant Aid $4,276
Pell Grant Aid $4,320

Financial Outlook

$35k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.