College of Western Idaho

Nampa, ID

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,261
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Rural: Fringe (rural territory up to 5 miles from an urbanized area or up to 2.5 miles from an urban cluster)
Two-year, large // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 43% / 57% (2017)

First generation college students: 44.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 22.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.4% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 42.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 18.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 10.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 5.5% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 67.0%
Black: 2.7%
Hispanic: 20.2%
Asian: 2.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.7%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 2.1%
Non-resident alien: 1.6%
Unknown race: 2.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $12,444
In-State tuition: $3,336
Out-of-State tuition: $7,344

Estimated books and supplies: $1,548 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $6,688 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $46,417 (2017)
Median Family Income: $27,219 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 28.3%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 38.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $9,720 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $103 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $5,934
$30k-48k $6,716
$48k-75k $8,671
$75k-110k $11,113
$110k+ $11,668

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 91.2% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $9,720 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $4,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 51.1% (2015)
@3 year 56.6% (2017)
@5 year


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 23.5% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 26.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $32,979 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $38,428 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree American Sign Language. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 3
Associate's Degree Agricultural Business and Management. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services. 4
Associate's Degree Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services. 6
Associate's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 9
Associate's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 26 $12,500
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 31
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 24 $9,631 $80 $25,256 ($2,105)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 18
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 52 $15,327 $117 $43,851 ($3,654) $45,277 ($3,773)
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 40 $15,028 $122 $38,049 ($3,171) $46,651 ($3,888)
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 27 $10,626 $88
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 22
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 21 $13,624 $64,500 ($5,375)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 34 $14,770 $78 $42,669 ($3,556)
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 16
Associate's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Associate's Degree Public Health. 1
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 10
Associate's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 214 $12,000 $98 $25,827 ($2,152)
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 200 $14,166 $109 $27,196 ($2,266) $34,457 ($2,871)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 36 $20,993 $142 $31,411 ($2,618)
Associate's Degree Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences. 6
Associate's Degree Human Biology. 6
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 4
Associate's Degree Philosophy. 9
Associate's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 5
Associate's Degree Science Technologies/Technicians, General. 1
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 30 $11,500 $80 $23,876 ($1,990)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 28 $5,500 $37 $36,575 ($3,048)
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 57 $9,261 $88 $26,815 ($2,235) $36,599 ($3,050)
Associate's Degree Fire Protection. 10
Associate's Degree Anthropology. 8 $29,534 ($2,461)
Associate's Degree Geography and Cartography. 3
Associate's Degree Political Science and Government. 21 $37,244 ($3,104)
Associate's Degree Sociology. 17
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies. 43 $9,786 $48,447 ($4,037) $58,915 ($4,910)
Associate's Degree Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies. 11 $58,122 ($4,844)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 226 $8,500 $84 $31,346 ($2,612) $41,902 ($3,492)
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 26 $9,750 $85 $30,639 ($2,553) $44,075 ($3,673)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 161 $7,000 $74 $36,533 ($3,044) $46,675 ($3,890)
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 24 $8,000 $83 $38,613 ($3,218) $46,025 ($3,835)
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 16
Associate's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 7 $13,309
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 15
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 6
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 18 $12,406 $85
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 31 $14,486 $99 $31,061 ($2,588)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 15 $12,086 $85
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 18 $13,394 $81 $46,748 ($3,896)
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 29 $27,790 $138 $65,299 ($5,442) $65,843 ($5,487)
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 79 $11,000 $95 $34,016 ($2,835) $43,903 ($3,659)
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 10 $35,123 ($2,927)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 4
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 2
Associate's Degree Marketing. 1
Associate's Degree History. 12


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $54,225
Full time faculty: 39%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 20.0

School's endowment start of year: $2,079,705 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $2,695,550 (2022)