College of Southern Idaho

Add Comparison
2017 Undergraduate Tuition
$3,120
0% growth from 2016
2017 Average Net Price
$7,296
After Financial Aid
2016 Student Loan
12.6%
Default Rate
2017 Enrolled Students
6,876
28.1% Full-Time
2017 Graduation Rate
26.5%
178 Graduates

About

College of Southern Idaho is a higher education institution located in Twin Falls County, ID. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at College of Southern Idaho were .

In 2017, 1,054 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at College of Southern Idaho. 62.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 37.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (772 degrees), 4.04 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (191 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at College of Southern Idaho is $3,120, which is $-4,294 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at College of Southern Idaho is $3,120, which is $-4,294 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,296.

In 2017, 37% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 12% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$3,120
2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at College of Southern Idaho was $3,120. The cost of tuition at College of Southern Idaho is $-4,294 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

This chart compares the tuition costs of College of Southern Idaho (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$7,296
2017 Value
3.27%
1 Year Growth

In 2017 College of Southern Idaho had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $7,296. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of College of Southern Idaho grew by 3.27%.

This chart compares the average net price of College of Southern Idaho (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$4,921
Room and Board
$990
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at College of Southern Idaho was of $4,921 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $990. The cost of room and board increased by 0.716% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at College of Southern Idaho (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

37%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
12%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

37% of undergraduate students at College of Southern Idaho received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 14% with respect to 2016, when 43% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at College of Southern Idaho (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
12.6%
2016 Default Rate
178
Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at College of Southern Idaho was 12.6%, which represents 178 out of the 1409 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

College of Southern Idaho has a total enrollment of 6,876 students. The full-time enrollment at College of Southern Idaho is 1,929 students and the part-time enrollment is 4,947. This means that 28.1% of students enrolled at College of Southern Idaho are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at College of Southern Idaho, both undergraduate and graduate, is 65.2% White, 21.8% Hispanic or Latino, 1.75% Two or More Races, 1.63% Asian, 1.09% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.916% Black or African American, and 0.247% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at College of Southern Idaho in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (35.8%), followed by White Male (27.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (14.2%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

28.1%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at College of Southern Idaho, both undergraduate and graduate, is 6,876 students. The full-time enrollment at College of Southern Idaho is 1,929 and the part-time enrollment is 4,947. This means that 28.1% of students enrolled at College of Southern Idaho are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at College of Southern Idaho (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

56%
2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at College of Southern Idaho was 56%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), College of Southern Idaho had a retention rate lower than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at College of Southern Idaho (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    4,484
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    1,502
  3. Two or More Races
    120

The enrolled student population at College of Southern Idaho is 65.2% White, 21.8% Hispanic or Latino, 1.75% Two or More Races, 1.63% Asian, 1.09% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.916% Black or African American, and 0.247% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 439 students (6.38%) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2017, 268 more women than men received degrees from College of Southern Idaho. The majority of degree recipients at College of Southern Idaho are white (772 degrees awarded). There were 4.04 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (191 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at College of Southern Idaho is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at College of Southern Idaho, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Agriculture (48 degrees awarded), Library Science (5 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (249 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at College of Southern Idaho are Elementary & middle school teachers (85,471 people), Other managers (71,627 people), Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing (33,742 people), Software developers (27,396 people), and Chief executives & legislators (25,452 people).

The most specialized majors at College of Southern Idaho are Agriculture (48 degrees awarded), Library Science (5 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (249 degrees), Precision Production (24 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (46 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at College of Southern Idaho are Physicians, Surgeons, Dentists, Marketing managers, and Information security analysts

The most specialized majors at College of Southern Idaho are Agriculture (48 degrees awarded), Library Science (5 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (249 degrees), Precision Production (24 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (46 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at College of Southern Idaho are Elementary & secondary schools (141,727 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (67,799 people), Computer Systems Design (60,113 people), Construction (51,193 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (38,961 people).

The most specialized majors at College of Southern Idaho are Agriculture (48 degrees awarded), Library Science (5 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (249 degrees), Precision Production (24 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (46 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by College of Southern Idaho.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at College of Southern Idaho was N/A with N/A degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree-majors recipients from bachelors degree programs at College of Southern Idaho according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men
  1. 393
  2. 661

In 2017, 393 degrees were awarded to men at College of Southern Idaho, which is 0.595 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (661).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at College of Southern Idaho by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In false, 93 degrees were awarded to men at College of Southern Idaho in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.596 times less than the 156 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In false, 156 degrees were awarded to women at College of Southern Idaho in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.68 times more than the 93 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

10%
100% Completion Time
21%
150% Completion Time

In 2017, 10% of students graduating from College of Southern Idaho completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 21% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 26% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Associates Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
American Indian or Alaska Native Female
Highest Graduation Rate (55.6%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at College of Southern Idaho is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (55.6% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 4.49% of graduates (8 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    772 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    191 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    32 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at College of Southern Idaho is white (772 degrees awarded). There were 4.04 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (191 degrees).

3.04% of degree recipients (32 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    487 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    285 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    117 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at College of Southern Idaho is white female (487 degrees awarded). There were 1.71 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (285 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

College of Southern Idaho has an endowment valued at nearly $10.7M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $134k (1.25%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, College of Southern Idaho had a total salary expenditure of $75.5M. College of Southern Idaho employs 57 Professors, 32 Instructors, and 30 Assistant professors. Most academics at College of Southern Idaho are Female Professors (33), Male Professors(24), and Male Instructors (19).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at College of Southern Idaho are: Management, with 72 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 70 employees, and Service with 53 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$10.7M
2017 Endowment
8.75%
growth from 2016

College of Southern Idaho has an endowment valued at about $10.7M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of College of Southern Idaho grew 8.75% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $7.04M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at College of Southern Idaho (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $10.4M - Federal
  2. $2.97M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, College of Southern Idaho received $10.4M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $2.97M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$27.9M
2017 Salaries
5.54%
decline from 2016

In 2017, College of Southern Idaho paid a median of $27.9M in salaries, which represents 37% of their overall expenditure ($75.5M) and a 5.54% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.84% decline from 2015 and a 5.83% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$7.99M
Instructional Salaries
143
Number of Employees

In 2017, College of Southern Idaho paid a total of $7.99M to 143 employees working as instructors, which represents 28.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.51M (29.6%) for similar Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
57 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
72 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at College of Southern Idaho were Professor with 57 employees; Instructor with 32 employees; and Instructor with 30 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at College of Southern Idaho were Management with 72 employees; Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 70 employees; and Service with 53 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Professor
  2. Male Professor
  3. Male Instructor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at College of Southern Idaho was Female Professor with 33 employees, Male Professor with 24 employees, and Male Instructor with 19 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at College of Southern Idaho.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart