North Idaho College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID

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How much is the NIC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, NIC's tuition & fees is $4,960 for Idaho residents and $8,736 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $17,810 for Idaho residents and $21,586 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

NIC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Idaho Residents Tuition & Fees$4,960
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$8,736
Books & Supplies Costs$1,584
On-campus Room & Board$7,900
On-campus Expenses$3,366
Off-campus Room & Board$16,785
Off-campus Expenses$3,366
2023-2024 Estimates
Idaho Residents Tuition & Fees$4,960
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$8,736

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, NIC' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Idaho, its tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $16,910.
North Idaho College$4,960$8,736
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Idaho 2-4 Years Colleges$16,495
Public Schools$6,449$16,910
Private Schools$16,400

Financial Aid and COA

At North Idaho College, 3,184 students (70%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $3,049.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at NIC is $18,537 for students living on-campus and $27,422 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 613 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $3,989 and the average amount of student loans is $3,928.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Idaho ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$17,810$21,586
COA (off-campus)$26,695$30,471
Tuition & Fees$4,960$8,736
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$12,850$12,850
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$21,735$21,735
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$14,761$18,537
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$23,646$27,422
Average Financial Aid$3,049$3,049
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship3,18470%$3,049
Pell Grants1,14525%$3,765
Federal Student Loan83318%$4,212
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid613100%-
Grants or Scholarships613100%$3,989
Federal Grants610100%$2,608
Pell Grants24039%$4,500
Other Federal Grants60899%$840
State/Local Grants7312%$3,104
Institutional Grants36459%$1,725
Student Loan Aid16527%$3,928
Federal Student Loans16527%$3,928
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level249249$4,634
110,001 or more2525$1,095

Student Population

North Idaho College has a total of 4,296 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 1,756 male students and 2,823 female students attending NIC. The school offers online degree programs and 1,157 students enrolled online exclusively (26.93% of all students).
Undergraduate4,579 1,7562,823

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1000 West Garden Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, ID
Degree & Programs
Program Offered165 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population4,296
Graduation Rate26%
Transfer-out Rate13%
Retention Rate59% (Full-time), 47% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate14 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties147 (Full-time), 207 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs495 (Full-time), 441 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$62,467
Average Staff Salary$50,232