Boise State University

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Boise State University

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Boise, ID 83725
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Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Boise State University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

1294 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American Sign Language (Asl)
 
 
 
14
 
Applied Mathematics, General
 
7
 
 
 
Arabic Language and Literature
 
 
 
3
 
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
3
 
 
 
Art Teacher Education
 
7
0
 
 
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
 
9
6
 
 
Biology Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Chemistry Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Chinese Language and Literature
 
 
 
6
 
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
 
 
 
43
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
22
 
 
Creative Writing
 
4
8
 
 
Curriculum and Instruction
 
0
27
 
4
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
0
7
 
 
Earth Science Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Education, General
 
 
 
14
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
 
3
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals In Elementary Special Education Programs
 
26
 
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
36
11
 
Educational/Instructional Technology
 
 
130
23
13
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
52
 
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
95
7
 
 
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
 
26
8
 
 
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
 
 
 
0
 
French Language and Literature
 
7
 
9
 
French Language Teacher Education
 
1
 
 
 
General Studies
 
0
 
 
 
German Language and Literature
 
3
 
8
 
German Language Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
 
2
 
 
 
History Teacher Education
 
16
 
 
 
Japanese Language and Literature
 
 
 
3
 
Korean Language and Literature
 
 
 
5
 
Latin Language and Literature
 
 
 
0
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
112
 
 
 
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
0
3
24
 
Music Teacher Education
 
12
2
 
 
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
 
12
0
 
 
Physics Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Psychology Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Reading Teacher Education
 
 
7
 
 
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
 
 
20
 
 
Social Science Teacher Education
 
2
 
 
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
31
 
47
 
Spanish Language Teacher Education
 
1
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
0
29
10
 
Special Education and Teaching, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
180
4
 
 
Speech Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
1
 
 
 
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
 
 
15
 
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
 
12
 
4
 
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
 
 
 
16
 
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
 
 
 
82
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1160 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
9
 
 
 
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
 
0
 
 
 
Gerontology
 
 
 
0
 
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
 
0
 
 
 
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
0
 
 
 
 
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
 
191
 
 
 
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
 
 
 
28
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
64
11
 
 
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
0
0
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
17
0
5
Physician Assistant
 
2
 
 
 
Pre-Dentistry Studies
 
1
 
 
 
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
 
15
 
 
 
Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies
 
1
 
 
 
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
 
1
 
 
 
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies
 
2
 
 
 
Pre-Veterinary Studies
 
2
 
 
 
Public Health, General
 
7
 
 
 
Public Health, Other
 
 
13
4
 
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
 
122
 
14
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
308
0
 
 
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
 
342
 
 
 
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
 
 
 
1
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1000 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
128
41
 
 
Accounting and Finance
 
0
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
80
135
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
 
157
 
54
 
Business/Managerial Economics
 
13
 
 
 
Economics, General
 
18
1
 
 
Finance, General
 
81
 
 
 
Human Resources Development
 
 
 
20
 
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
 
 
 
10
 
International Business/Trade/Commerce
 
22
 
 
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
45
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
100
 
 
 
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
 
 
 
7
 
Operations Management and Supervision
 
0
 
 
 
Organizational Communication, General
 
 
 
0
 
Organizational Leadership
 
 
 
88
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

885 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
 
15
5
 
 
Anthropology, Other
 
 
 
11
 
Chinese Language and Literature
 
 
 
6
 
Community Organization and Advocacy
 
 
 
0
 
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
 
6
 
 
 
Family Systems
 
 
 
0
 
History, General
 
37
9
 
 
International/Global Studies
 
4
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
 
151
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
49
2
 
 
Philosophy
 
7
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
87
4
 
 
Psychology, General
 
149
 
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
25
0
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
 
 
 
5
Social Sciences, General
9
27
 
 
 
Social Work
 
62
169
 
 
Sociology
 
42
 
 
 
Urban Studies/Affairs
 
4
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

283 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
 
 
0
0
 
Civil Engineering, General
 
45
10
 
 
Computer Engineering, General
 
 
0
9
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
45
5
 
2
Environmental Studies
 
36
 
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
 
 
1
 
Materials Engineering
 
12
6
1
6
Mechanical Engineering
 
98
7
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

268 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
 
 
2
 
 
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
 
 
 
 
10
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
132
10
 
 
Chemistry, General
 
20
3
 
 
Chemistry, Other
 
 
0
 
 
Environmental Health
 
4
 
 
 
Geography
 
 
 
0
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
21
6
 
3
Geophysics and Seismology
 
0
3
 
2
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
 
 
5
 
 
Mathematics, General
 
20
6
 
 
Physics, General
 
19
 
 
 
Zoology/Animal Biology, Other
 
 
2
 
 

145 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
 
98
17
 
 
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
 
0
 
 
 
Illustration
 
0
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
0
0
0
 
Information Technology
 
30
 
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
 
0
 
 

123 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
 
 
 
10
 
Commercial and Advertising Art
 
31
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
12
 
 
 
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
 
1
 
 
 
Game and Interactive Media Design
 
18
 
 
 
Graphic Design
 
0
 
 
 
Music Management
 
1
 
 
 
Music Performance, General
 
6
8
 
 
Music Theory and Composition
 
4
 
 
 
Music, General
 
2
 
 
 
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
 
10
11
9
 

91 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication and Media Studies, Other
 
35
 
1
 
Design and Visual Communications, General
 
28
2
 
 
Mass Communication/Media Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Public Relations/Image Management
 
 
 
25
 

39 Trades and Careers Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Management
 
39
 
 
 

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Check out the online programs offered at Boise State University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
 
 
 
Anthropology, Other
 
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
 
 
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
Educational/Instructional Technology
 
 
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
 
 
 
 
Human Resources Development
 
 
 
 
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
 
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
 
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
Organizational Leadership
 
 
 
 
Public Health, General
 
 
 
 
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
 
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
Social Work
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Specialized Institution Accreditations
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Dental Assisting (DA)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
  • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A- Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

3.75 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    MSW, Class of 2008

    Not much; disappointing MSW program; only a few classes and the internships prepared me for work.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BBA Management, Class of 1989

    I am out of the market and not aware.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelors of Science, Class of 2000

    critical thinking, active learning, research opportunities, presentation and public speaking skills, leadership, team building/dynamics and community support/volunteering

    5 Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

3.25 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    MSW, Class of 2008

    Average; mostly commuters and non-traditional students.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelors of Science, Class of 2000

    Mostly homogeneous, with some mixed cultures. Very non-traditional when I attended, still that way, but a larger traditional base is growing.

    3 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.25 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Bachelors of Applied Science, Class of 2000

    Dorms are iffy, but everything else is pretty state-of-the-art

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelors of Science, Class of 2000

    they were good, but even better now with additional multimillion dollar grants, endowments, and cooperative agreements with various industries.

    4 Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

3.5 Based on 4 Reviews
  • Alumni
    MSW, Class of 2008

    Driving, eating, not much culture on campus.

    2 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelors of Science, Class of 2000

    Blue turf (bronco stadium). I'm not sure how to answer, I think the traditional actives were offered.

    4 Rated January 2016

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