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As Idaho’s largest university and its fastest-growing research enterprise, Boise State recently joined a consortium of research universities including; Georgia Tech, Purdue, Rice, Texas A&M and University of Michigan.  Boise state accomplished this through a $5 million foundation-funded effort to create long term, hands-on applied research projects that will ensure undergraduate and graduate students get unprecedented experience tackling real-life problems in real time.


Boise State offers a high quality undergraduate education as well as a supportive graduate school that cultivates the personal and career growth of its students. Within its seven academic colleges and Honors College, Boise State has an array of degree programs that foster:

  • Community Engagement
  • Creativity
  • Innovation
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Student Success

The new Foundational Studies Program has redefined the core curriculum with an emphasis on essential learning. Boise State guarantees to help incoming freshmen stay on track and meet their four-year graduation goals through its Finish in Four program.

The Boise State Center for Professional Development provides businesses, government agencies, and non-profit organizations with hands-on, immediately applicable learning opportunities. Our learning experiences are available on campus, on-site, and online.

More Information

For more information, visit the Next Steps webpage for Boise State University.