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#1365 Overall Influence #981 Desirability Rank

Boise State University

Public research university in Boise, Idaho, USA

From Wikipedia

Boise State University is a public research university in Boise, Idaho. Founded in 1932 by the Episcopal Church, it became an independent junior college in 1934 and has been awarding baccalaureate and master's degrees

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

15,511

Acceptance

77%

Graduation Rate

55%

Median SAT Score

1130

Median ACT Score

23

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,532

Fees (in-state)

$2,536

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,100

Employed

86%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

18K

Under-Grads

16K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1910 University Dr, Boise ID 83725

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

23 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is Boise State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#864 World Rank
Business
#1112 World Rank
Education
#1383 World Rank
Engineering
#783 World Rank
History
#1031 World Rank
Political Science
#1316 World Rank
Medical
#1341 World Rank
Literature
#1102 World Rank
Computer Science
#1652 World Rank
Biology
#985 World Rank
Mathematics
#1076 World Rank
Communications
#1625 World Rank
Chemistry
#553 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1612 World Rank
Physics
#896 World Rank
Nursing
#1588 World Rank
Economics
#1610 World Rank
Psychology
#1191 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#529 World Rank
Social Work
#2239 World Rank
Philosophy
#1638 World Rank
Sociology
#1958 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#1070 World Rank
Law
#2086 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Boise State University's Most influential alumni?

Boise State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Criminal Justice, and History

Judy Boyle

American congresswoman in Idaho

Brandon Hixon

American congressman in Idaho

John Wilcox

American-football player

T. J. Acree

American-football player

Jordin Andrade

American-Cape Verdean male hurdler

Rick Woods

American football player

Bryan Defares

Bryan Defares

Dutch basketball player

John Smith

1970s American football running back

Mark Snodgrass

American politician

Tyler Tiedeman

American basketball player

Jon Gott

Player of American and Canadian football

David Bobzien

American politician