Idaho Public TV: Journey to Education

Working with the State Board of Education, Idaho Public Television has produced a series stories from real-life Idaho high school graduates, who talk about how they weighed their options for life after high school and arrived at a decision. These vignettes help give students ideas about some of the choices they might make to continue their education and choose a career.


Idaho College Cost Comparison Chart

Idaho College & University Annual Sticker Prices, Estimated for 2017-2018 School In-State, Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition & Fees Books & Supplies Estimated Room & Board Estimated Base Cost Boise State University $7,576 $1,200 $9,155 $17,931 College of Southern Idaho $3,900 $888 $6,100 $10,888 College of Western Idaho $3,336 (in-district) $888 N/A $4,224 College of Eastern Idaho […]


College and Career Advising Program

The Governor’s Taskforce identified proper college and career advising as one of the key factors for student success at the secondary and postsecondary level and a critical investment in order for Idaho to reach its 60% goal. The College and Career Advising Program provides school districts and charter schools with additional funding to be used to enhance existing programs or develop new research based programs for providing college and career counseling to students in grades 8 through 12.


Direct Admissions – Guide for Families

In late September, you and your high school senior will be receiving nearly identical letters from the State Board of Education. These letters will notify you which Idaho colleges and/or universities have accepted your student based on his/her grades and SAT/ACT scores. You’ll also receive reminder letters in October.


What Is a 529 College Savings Plan?

When thinking about college or career training, trying to figure out how to pay for everything can be overwhelming. And while many students and parents know they should probably be saving money, knowing how—and where—to start doing so can be a challenge.