Idaho State University Graduate Schools

Idaho State University (referred to as ISU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Pocatello, ID. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Idaho State University is $10,324 for Idaho residents and $27,778 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,191 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,766 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Idaho State University (referred to as ISU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Pocatello, ID. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (9/1/1918 - Current).
ISU Directory Information
School NameIdaho State University (ISU)
Address921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83209
Phone208-282-2700
Webhttps://www.isu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.isu.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.isu.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Idaho State University is $10,324 for Idaho residents and $27,778 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,191 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,766 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 369 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 15 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$27,778
$10,324 for Idaho Residents
Student Population2,191
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs369 graduate programs
(15 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Idaho State University is $10,324 for Idaho residents and $27,778 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $526 for Idaho residents and $809 for out-of-state students.
Idaho State University offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
Idaho 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 its 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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)15 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

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Idaho State University is $10,324 for Idaho residents and $27,778 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 4.63% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$7,187$1,741$21,963$1,741
2018-2019$7,601$1,775$23,121$1,775
2019-2020$7,982$1,944$24,278$1,944
2020-2021$7,982$1,944$24,604$1,944
2021-2022$8,380$1,944$25,834$1,944
The graduate school tuition & fees of ISU is average compared to public graduate schools in Idaho. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Idaho graduate tuition is $27,828 (public) / $14,156 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Idaho State University$10,324$27,778
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Idaho Graduate Schools$10,633$20,992
Public$9,958$27,828
Private$14,156
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,270 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Idaho State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.96% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,300. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,024$5,921$8,280$5,921
2018-2019$7,207$5,921$8,280$5,921
2019-2020$7,454$5,921$8,280$5,921
2020-2021$7,214$5,930$8,370$5,930
2021-2022$7,340$5,930$8,370$5,930
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $526 for Idaho residents and $809 for other students at Idaho State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.39% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$447$687
2018-2019$470$722
2019-2020$505$770
2020-2021$505$775
2021-2022$526$809
Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Idaho State University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Idaho State University
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$5,928$13,694$23,382$18,120

Graduate Programs at ISU

Idaho State University offers 112 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 662 students have completed their study at Idaho State University.
Offered Degrees at Idaho State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree641464
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20034
Doctor's degree - other40129
Post Bachelor's Degree13027
Post Master's Degree1118
Total1122662
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Idaho State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Spanish Language and Literature program with 18 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Physician Assistant program with 72 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 79 completers.
Idaho State University offers 112 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 662 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 464 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 129 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 27 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 8 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Environmental Science2-
Communication and Journalism [+] 7 completers-
Communication7-
Organizational Communication0-
Education [+] 52 completers-
Education14-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)5-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services6-
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education0-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching18-
Adult Literacy Tutor/Instructor6-
Engineering [+] 14 completers-
Civil Engineering4-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering3-
Nuclear Engineering4-
Systems Engineering3-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
English Language and Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (other)0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences8-
Microbiology3-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Physical Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Chemistry4-
Geology/Earth Science6-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Physics3-
Physics (other)1-
Psychology [+] 16 completers-
Psychology8-
School Psychology8-
Human Services [+] 25 completers-
Public Administration0-
Social Work25-
Social Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Anthropology5-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography4-
Political Science and Government16-
Sociology3-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Art/Art Studies0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 191 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist44-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist8-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management6-
Physician Assistant71-
Athletic Training/Trainer7-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist3-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling3-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor14-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences0-
Public Health7-
Public Health Education and Promotion3-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist20-
Medical Informatics4-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Business [+] 93 completers-
Business Administration and Management54$62,600
Accounting21$49,600
Human Resources Development12-
Taxation6-
History [+] 3 completers-
History2-
Public/Applied History1-
Total464
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 5 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 5 completers-
Engineering Science2-
Nuclear Engineering3-
English Language and Literature [+] 9 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Microbiology0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Physics1-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Experimental Psychology4-
Clinical Psychology3-
School Psychology0-
Social Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Political Science and Government2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)0-
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs0-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse3-
Total34
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 129 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist5-
Pharmacy79-
Physical Therapy/Therapist27-
Nursing Practice18-
Total129
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Informatics0-
Education [+] 2 completers-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor2-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Nuclear Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Surveying Technology/Surveying0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 18 completers-
Japanese Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature18-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Gerontology0-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Social Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)4-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total27
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)3-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Nuclear Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Psychology [+] 5 completers-
School Psychology5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business Administration and Management0$70,000
Total8

Graduate Student Population at ISU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,191 students enrolled into Idaho State University graduate schools where it has total 11,766 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,471 full-time and 720 part-time graduate students. By gender, 877 male and 1,314 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1918771,314
Full-time1,471598873
Part-tme720279441
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,651 White (75.35%), 28 Black/African American (1.28%), 163 Hispanic (7.44%), 67 Asian (3.06%), and 282 students with other races. 93 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1918771,314
American Indian/Native American1459
Asian672443
Black/African American281216
Hispanic16358105
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White1,6516441,007
Two More622834
Un-Known1125359
Non-resident Alien935241
Idaho State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,017 graduate students (46.42% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 782 graduate students (35.69% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,191
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,017
Enrolled Some Online Courses782
Not in Online Courses392
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Idaho State University. 484 students are aged 20 to 24 (22.09% of total students), 142 students are aged above 50 (6.48%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Idaho State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1918771,314
Age 20-21331221
Age 22-24451143308
Age 25-29706311395
Age 30-34350165185
Age 35-3923699137
Age 40-4927397176
Age 50-641274582
Over 6415510

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