Lewis-Clark State College invites you to DO MORE through an education experience that emphasizes hands-on learning, small class sizes, faculty excellence, student-faculty interaction, and success after graduation.

Located in Lewiston, Idaho, LC State’s warm and friendly campus provides a unique and safe learning environment, surrounded by the beauty of the LC Valley. While paying the lowest tuition among Idaho’s public four-year institutions, students choose from over 130 degrees and certificates including two- and four-year degrees in both academic and career and technical education fields.

LC State is Idaho’s school of choice for students looking for a private school experience at a public school price.

Type of School: Public 4 Year College/University
Degree Offered: Associates, Bachelors

Costs and Fees 2019 - 2020

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* Cost estimates are based on a full year, 15-credit (or full time) schedule for Idaho in-state students.

** Course overload fees are assessed on a per-credit basis for more than 20 credits per semester.

This cost estimate does not provide a complete accounting of all costs of attendance. To learn more about costs of attendance for Lewis Clark State College, use their net price calculator.

Facts & Stats

  • Founded in 1893, LC State is the second oldest public institution in Idaho
  • Lowest tuition among four-year public institutions in Idaho ($1,000 less than average)
  • 95% positive placement rate for jobs, graduate schools, military or other areas
  • Low student-to-teacher ratios: 13:1 (academic), 8:1 (career-technical)
  • Over 130 degree and certificate programs, including over 30 offered fully online
  • Ranked #2 in Idaho by The Economist and #5 in the West by U.S. News & World Report
  • 73% of students are first generation, 81% of student receive financial aid
  • Enrollment of just under 3,700 students from 28 states and 32 countries


Main Campus – Lewiston

500 8th Avenue
Lewiston, Idaho 83501

LCSC Coeur d’Alene Campus

Located at North Idaho College
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 83814
(208) 292-2684