Boise State University Graduate Schools

Boise State University (referred to as Boise State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Boise, ID. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Boise State University is $9,646 for Idaho residents and $26,566 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,471 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 25,504 including undergraduate students.

Boise State University Graduate School Overview

Boise State University (referred to as Boise State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Boise, ID. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Boise State University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (4/1/1941 - Current).
Boise State UniversityDirectory Information
School NameBoise State University (referred to as Boise State)
Address1910 University Dr, Boise, ID 83725
Phone208-426-1000
Webhttps://www.boisestate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.boisestate.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://financialaid.boisestate.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Boise State University is $9,646 for Idaho residents and $26,566 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,471 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 25,504 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 92 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 8 programs are available online classes.
Boise State Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,566
$9,646 for Idaho Residents
Student Population3,471
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs92 graduate programs
(8 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Boise State University is $9,646 for Idaho residents and $26,566 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $470 for Idaho residents and $827 for out-of-state students. Boise State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Boise State 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Idaho Residents$9,646
Out-of-State$26,566
Tuition per Credit Hour
Idaho Residents$470
Out-of-State$827
Boise State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Boise State University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Boise State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)8 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Boise State University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Boise State University is $9,646 for Idaho residents and $26,566 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 5.10% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Boise State University
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$6,058$2,108$20,108$2,108
2016-2017$6,232$2,208$20,682$2,208
2017-2018$6,471$2,283$21,787$2,283
2018-2019$6,759$2,435$22,841$2,435
2019-2020$7,110$2,536$24,030$2,536
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $15,564 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Boise State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.99% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,078. Off-campus living costs are increased by 6.46% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Boise State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$7,566$4,730$7,128$5,306
2016-2017$7,780$3,364$8,974$4,030
2017-2018$10,042$3,364$8,974$3,364
2018-2019$10,692$3,490$8,994$4,230
2019-2020$11,246$3,786$9,760$4,318
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $470 for Idaho residents and $827 for other students at Boise State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 5.08% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Boise State University
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$358$608
2016-2017$382$652
2017-2018$390$685
2018-2019$448$787
2019-2020$470$827

Graduate Programs at Boise State

Boise State University offers 93 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,213 students have completed their study at Boise State University.
Offered Degrees at Boise State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree536917
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship8124
Doctor's degree - other118
Post Bachelor's Degree285248
Post Master's Degree3116
Total93141,213

Boise State University offers 93 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,213 students have completed their studies.
  • 917 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 8 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 248 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 8 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric8-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Science/Studies0-
Computer Science10-
Education [+] (4 completers) 312 completers-
Education0-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education4-
Curriculum and Instruction21-
Educational Leadership and Administration36$56,700
Educational/Instructional Technology171$55,200
Special Education and Teaching24-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services19$35,200
Early Childhood Education and Teaching5-
Art Teacher Education0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education3-
Mathematics Teacher Education7-
Music Teacher Education2-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Reading Teacher Education15-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education5-
Engineering [+] 33 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering4-
Computer Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering8-
Materials Engineering12-
Mechanical Engineering9-
English Language And Literature [+] 27 completers-
English Language and Literature13-
Creative Writing7-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology4-
Zoology/Animal Biology (other)3-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 30 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management15-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science15-
Physical Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry6-
Chemistry (other)0-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Geophysics and Seismology7-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science6-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 4 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration4-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 211 completers-
0-
Public Administration24-
Social Work187$42,500
Social Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology8-
Economics2-
Political Science and Government7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 7 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Design and Visual Communications2-
Music Performance5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 34 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health (other)17-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Practice17-
Business [+] (4 completers) 175 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management145$70,300
Accounting30$53,900
Management Information Systems0-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total917
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction11-
Educational/Instructional Technology2-
Engineering [+] 5 completers-
Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Materials Engineering5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology (other)4-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geology/Earth Science1-
Geophysics and Seismology0-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis1-
Total24
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Nursing Practice8-
Total8
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Organizational Communication0-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 183 completers-
Education16-
Educational/Instructional Technology12-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Special Education and Teaching (other)0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)7-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education129-
Mathematics Teacher Education17-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)2-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Materials Engineering0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Family Systems0-
English Language And Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 13 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Dispute Resolution13-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Corrections and Criminal Justice (other)0-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
0-
Community Organization and Advocacy0-
Public Administration0-
Social Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (3 completers) 10 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
Public Health (other)7-
Nursing Practice3-
Business [+] 16 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management3-
Human Resources Development10-
Human Resources Management and Services (other)3-
Total248
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Information Science/Studies0-
Education [+] 16 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration15-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Total16

Graduate Student Population at Boise State

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,471 students enrolled into Boise State University graduate schools where it has total 25,504 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,108 full-time and 2,363 part-time students. By gender, 1,281 male and 2,190 female students are attending Boise State University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Boise State University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Boise State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,4711,2812,190
Full-time1,108449659
Part-tme2,3638321,531
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Boise State University.
There are 2,633 White (75.86%), 82 Black/African American (2.36%), 187 Hispanic (5.39%), 67 Asian (1.93%), and 502 students with other races. 161 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Boise State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,4711,2812,190
American Indian/Native American17611
Asian673037
Black/African American823151
Hispanic18765122
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander743
White2,6339301,703
Two More491831
Un-Known26899169
Non-resident Alien1619863
Boise State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,393 graduate students (40.13% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 111 graduate students (3.20% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Boise State University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Boise State University
Number of Students
Total3,471
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,393
Enrolled Some Online Courses111
Not in Online Courses1,967
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Boise State University. 451 students are aged 20 to 24 (12.99% of total students), 2 students are aged below 20 (0.06%), 425 students are aged above 50 (12.24%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Boise State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Boise State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,4711,2812,190
Under 18110
Age 18-19110
Age 20-2121516
Age 22-24430148282
Age 25-29795321474
Age 30-34609262347
Age 35-39507187320
Age 40-49682233449
Age 50-64395110285
Over 64301317

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