Idaho State University (ISU)

Idaho State University (ISU) is a public doctoral/research-intensive university located in the state of Idaho, offering certificates as well as associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees.

It has the following colleges: College of Arts and Sciences; College of Business; College of Education; College of Engineering; College of Health Professions; College of Pharmacy; College of Technology.

The MBA program at Idaho State first issued degrees in 1969 and was the first to be accredited by the AACSB in the State of Idaho. Candidates may pursue one of the following emphasis areas: Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Marketing, Management, Health Care Administration, or Finance.

Idaho State University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). In addition, it is also accredited or approved for specific programs by the following organizations: Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.; Accreditation Commission in Occupational Therapy Education; Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant , Inc.; American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business; American Association for Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care; American Association for the Advancement of Health Education; American Association of Health Information Management; American Association of Medical Assistants; American Chemical Society; American Council on Graduate Medical Education; American Council on Pharmaceutical Education; American Dental Association, Council on Dental Education; American Dietetics Association; etc.


- Idaho State University is placed among Tier 2 National Universities by US News & World Report (2011).

- 113th in the US News Ranking of Top Speech-Language Pathology Schools (2009).

- The journal Psychological Reports has ranked ISU Ph.D. program in clinical psychology No. 1 out of 207 programs nationwide and in Canada on its students’ performances on a national professional examination.