Acceptance Rate 77 %
SAT Average 1,120
Tuition & Fees $24,980
Student Population 24,069
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,980

Academic Overview

Boise State University Campus, Boise, ID
Boise State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Boise, Idaho. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 tuition & fees are $8,060 for Idaho residents and $24,980 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 24,069 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 77% and the graduation rate is 55% last year.
The salary after graduation from Boise State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $43,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Boise State University are $8,060 for Idaho residents and $24,980 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $9,638 for in-state students and $26,558 for out-of-state students.
Boise State University 2022 Tuition & Fees
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Boise State. The acceptance rate of Boise State is 77% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 26%. The average graduation rate is 55% and the transfer-out rate is 20%. The average received amount of financial aid is $8,980 and 47% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 24,069 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Boise State University is 77 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Boise State University is 55 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Boise State University is 20 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Boise State University is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Boise State University is 24,069
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Boise State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,980 at Boise State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Boise State offers 232 major programs through online and on-site education where 24 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate233
One but less than two years certificate10
Associate's Degree50
Bachelor's Degree1107
Post Bachelor's Degree285
Master's Degree536
Post Master's Degree31
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship81
Doctor's degree - professional practice11

Special Learning Opportunities

Boise State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,158)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,173)

Veterans Benefits

Boise State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges