The College of Idaho

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$28,000

4.99% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$22,277

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

6.46%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

75.9%

1,665 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

954

94.9% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

66.7%

154 Graduates

About

The College of Idaho is a higher education institution located in Canyon County, ID. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at The College of Idaho were General Business Administration & Management (45 degrees awarded), General Psychology (35 degrees), and General Biological Sciences (28 degrees).

In 2017, 280 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at The College of Idaho. 56.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (181 degrees), 4.11 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (44 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at The College of Idaho is $28,000, which is $2,806 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at The College of Idaho is $28,000, which is $2,806 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $22,277.

In 2017, 93% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 56% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$28,000

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at The College of Idaho was $28,000. The cost of tuition at The College of Idaho is $2,806 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

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Average Net Price

$22,277

2017 Value

9.98%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 The College of Idaho had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $22,277. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of The College of Idaho grew by 9.98%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,847

Room and Board

$1,200

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at The College of Idaho was of $7,847 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200. The cost of room and board increased by 4.31% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

93%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

56%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

93% of undergraduate students at The College of Idaho received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 36.8% with respect to 2016, when 68% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

6.46%

2016 Default Rate

17

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at The College of Idaho was 6.46%, which represents 17 out of the 263 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

The College of Idaho received 1,665 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 70.8% annual growth. Out of those 1,665 applicants, 1,263 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 75.9% acceptance rate.

There were 954 students enrolled at The College of Idaho in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

The College of Idaho has an overall enrollment yield of 21.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

75.9%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,263

Accepted Out of 1,665

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of The College of Idaho was 75.9% (1,263 admissions from 1,665 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 84.8%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 70.8%, while admissions grew by 52.7%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at The College of Idaho in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

The College of Idaho has a total enrollment of 954 students. The full-time enrollment at The College of Idaho is 905 students and the part-time enrollment is 49. This means that 94.9% of students enrolled at The College of Idaho are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at The College of Idaho, both undergraduate and graduate, is 63.5% White, 13.5% Hispanic or Latino, 4.51% Two or More Races, 3.46% Black or African American, 2.2% Asian, 1.36% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.734% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at The College of Idaho in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (34.3%), followed by White Male (29.5%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (7.7%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (44.4%), followed by Two or More Races Female (22.2%) and American Indian or Alaska Native Female (11.1%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.9%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at The College of Idaho, both undergraduate and graduate, is 954 students. The full-time enrollment at The College of Idaho is 905 and the part-time enrollment is 49. This means that 94.9% of students enrolled at The College of Idaho are enrolled full-time compared with 80.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

78%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at The College of Idaho was 78%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), The College of Idaho had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    606

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    129

  3. Two or More Races

    43

The enrolled student population at The College of Idaho is 63.5% White, 13.5% Hispanic or Latino, 4.51% Two or More Races, 3.46% Black or African American, 2.2% Asian, 1.36% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.734% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.9% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.6% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 44 students (4.61%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 36 more women than men received degrees from The College of Idaho. The majority of degree recipients at The College of Idaho are white (181 degrees awarded). There were 4.11 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (44 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at The College of Idaho is General Business Administration & Management (45 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (35 degrees) and General Biological Sciences (28 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at The College of Idaho, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), History (10 degrees), and Math & Statistics (11 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The College of Idaho are Physicians (439,049 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (317,757 people), Other managers (249,137 people), Postsecondary teachers (241,527 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (184,052 people).

The most specialized majors at The College of Idaho are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), History (10 degrees), Math & Statistics (11 degrees), Psychology (35 degrees), and Biology (30 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The College of Idaho are Surgeons, Chemists & materials scientists, Dentists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, and Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists

The most specialized majors at The College of Idaho are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), History (10 degrees), Math & Statistics (11 degrees), Psychology (35 degrees), and Biology (30 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The College of Idaho are Elementary & secondary schools (672,692 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (626,805 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (529,524 people), Offices of physicians (221,100 people), and Outpatient care centers (200,465 people).

The most specialized majors at The College of Idaho are Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees awarded), History (10 degrees), Math & Statistics (11 degrees), Psychology (35 degrees), and Biology (30 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by The College of Idaho.

Most Common

  1. 45 degrees awarded

  2. 35 degrees awarded

  3. 28 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at The College of Idaho was General Business Administration & Management with 45 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 122

  2. 158

In 2017, 122 degrees were awarded to men at The College of Idaho, which is 0.772 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (158).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 31 degrees were awarded to men at The College of Idaho in General Business Administration & Management, which is 2.21 times more than the 14 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 21 degrees were awarded to women at The College of Idaho in General Psychology, which is 1.5 times more than the 14 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

55%

100% Completion Time

67%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 55% of students graduating from The College of Idaho completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 67% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 68% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at The College of Idaho is Male and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 5.19% of graduates (8 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    181 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    44 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at The College of Idaho is white (181 degrees awarded). There were 4.11 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (44 degrees).

7.14% of degree recipients (20 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    92 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    89 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    32 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at The College of Idaho is white female (92 degrees awarded). There were 1.03 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (89 degrees).

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Operations

The College of Idaho has an endowment valued at nearly $100M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $13.6M (13.5%), compared to the 7.76% average return ($2.88M on $37.1M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2017, The College of Idaho had a total salary expenditure of $33.3M. The College of Idaho employs 25 Professors, 23 Assistant professors, and 17 Associate professors. Most academics at The College of Idaho are Male Professors (15), Female Assistant professors(13), and Female Professors (10).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at The College of Idaho are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 36 employees, Management, with 27 employees, and Service with 25 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$100M

2017 Endowment

4.4%

growth from 2016

The College of Idaho has an endowment valued at about $100M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of The College of Idaho grew 4.4% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $63.2M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $491k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, The College of Idaho received $491k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$14M

2017 Salaries

5.85%

growth from 2016

In 2017, The College of Idaho paid a median of $14M in salaries, which represents 42.1% of their overall expenditure ($33.3M) and a 5.85% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 14% growth from 2015 and a 4.3% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 14.2M (38.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$5.25M

Instructional Salaries

83

Number of Employees

In 2017, The College of Idaho paid a total of $5.25M to 83 employees working as instructors, which represents 37.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $8.01M (34.6%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

25 Employees

Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

36 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at The College of Idaho were Professor with 25 employees; Assistant professor with 23 employees; and Assistant professor with 17 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at The College of Idaho were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 36 employees; Management with 27 employees; and Service with 25 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Female Assistant professor

  3. Female Professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at The College of Idaho was Male Professor with 15 employees, Female Assistant professor with 13 employees, and Female Professor with 10 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at The College of Idaho.

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