North Idaho College

Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
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North Idaho College is one of the four public 2-year colleges in Idaho. The campus is located in an urban area, in Coeur d'Alene.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 5,390 students attend the school. Every year 23% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

North Idaho College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,754, and fees were $974. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,452 and $974 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Number of Students5,390
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 4 54
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 3 15

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Institutional Accreditations
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
09/01/1947 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
06/01/1973 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$140/credit
In State Students$206/credit
Out of State Students$345/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $6,300 $9,270 $15,525
ADN 70 $9,800 $14,420 $24,150
BSN 125 $17,500 $25,750 $43,125
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 82% of North Idaho College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 54% $4,256
Other Federal Grant 4% $450
State Grant & Scholarships 7% $2,926
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 34% $1,767
Federal Student Loans 41% $4,157
Private Loans 2% $7,092


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,855
$30,001 to $48,000$6,990
$48,001 to $75,000$9,002
$75,001 to $110,000$11,527
Over $110,000$11,999

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien
Two or more races

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Idaho state board of nursing.
North Idaho College
1000 West Garden Avenue
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

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