Lewis-Clark State College was founded in 1893 and has proudly served students for over 125 years. Located in beautiful and historic Lewiston, Idaho, the college is known for its small and friendly campus, its exceptional programs, mild climate, unique learning environment, and affordability. LCSC is proud to offer the lowest tuition among Idaho’s public four-year institutions with a cost per year that is $1,000 less than the average.

LCSC offers over 130 degrees and certificates including two- and four-year degrees in both academic and career and technical education fields. With its combination of affordability and faculty excellence, Lewis-Clark State is often described as a public institution with the feel and quality of a private college.

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

Costs and Fees

Facts & Stats

  • Over 130 degree & certificate programs, including many offered fully online
  • Low student-to-teacher ratios: 13:1 (academic), 8:1 (career-technical)
  • Lowest tuition among four-year public institutions in Idaho
  • 95% positive placement rate for jobs, graduate schools, military or other areas
  • Founded in 1893, LCSC is the second oldest public institution in Idaho
  • Ranked #2 in Idaho by The Economist and #5 in the West by U.S. News & World Report


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