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Idaho State University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Pocatello, ID

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Care and Support Services Management
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Critical Infrastructure Protection
  • Dance, General
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fire Science/Fire-fighting
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Insurance
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Mechanics and Repairers, General
  • Medical Informatics
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Occupational Therapist Assistant
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Robotics Technology/Technician
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Statistics, General
  • Surveying Technology/Surveying
  • Welding Technology/Welder
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 36% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 38% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 25% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Natural Science, Master of Health Education, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Counseling, Master of Occupational Therapy, Master of Public Administration, Master of Physical Education

Master's Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Physics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Education--General
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Health Physics/Radiological Health
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Microbiology
  • Nursing--General
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology
  • Theater

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Audiology

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Applied Physics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Communication Disorders
  • Education--General
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Health Physics/Radiological Health
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Microbiology
  • Nursing--General
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Political Science

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