Top Universities in Idaho

Founded in 1889, The University of Idaho is Idaho's oldest public university and accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. It is placed at Tier 3 in the US News Best National Universities Rankings 2009. It is also recognized as one of the best values in higher education (The Princeton Review).

Boise State University is placed among the top tier Master's Universities in the west by US News. It is fully accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, the highest level of accreditation achievable.

Idaho State University's Ph.D. program in clinical psychology was ranked No. 1 out of 207 schools listed in the journal 'Psychological Reports'.

Northwest Nazarene University is a best value university according to U.S. News and World Report and Princeton Review ranked NNU as one of the top universities in the West.

The College of Idaho has been rated 12th in the country for “Professors Bringing Material to Life” by The Princeton Review.

Brigham Young University-Idaho (BYU–I) is a four-year private coeducational research university. It is placed among Tier 3 Baccalaureate Colleges in the West (USNWR 2010).

Lewis-Clark State College has been ranked as the top public college in the West in the Comprehensive-Bachelor's Degree categories (No. 1 in 2002, 2005 & 2007) by U.S. News & World Report.

List of colleges and universities in Idaho:
  • College of Idaho
  • Boise State University
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho
  • Canyon College
  • College of Southern Idaho
  • College of Western Idaho
  • Eastern Idaho Technical College
  • Idaho State University
  • Lewis-Clark State College
  • New Saint Andrews College
  • North Idaho College
  • Northwest Nazarene University
  • University of Idaho