COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN IDAHO

United States, Idaho

College of Southern Idaho is located in Twin Falls, Idaho; it is a public community college established in 1965 and is 55 years old. It also provides off-campus programs to the students in Gooding, Hailey, Burley, and Jerome. This college offers associate of applied science degrees, an associate of arts, an associate of science, and technical certificates in more than 115 disciplines. The total number of Undergraduates is 9100, approximately 7000 students are enrolled in the college and more than 3000 are in non-credit courses.85% of the student population is from Idaho’s Magic Valley region. The college has a board governed by five members or trustees who are elected by voters in Twin Falls and Jerome Counties.

Campus Life

The campus of the College of Southern Idaho is 300 acres with a residential hall that gives accommodation to 128 women and 118 men in different wings. The Eagle View Apartments are on the west side of the college and the North view Apartments are managed by the college, it’s on the north side of the college with 1, 2, 3 bedroom units. The college is well equipped with vending machines for snacks and beverages. You can choose your meal plan as per your wish and the campus has Taylor Cafeteria, Dessert Cafe, and Eagle’s Nest for students to enjoy food.  There is an on-campus library for the students. Various sports like volleyball, Basketball, Baseball, and others are encouraged.  Approximately 58% of the student body is above the age of 21. The school uses a semester-based academic year and the student-faculty ratio is 19:1. Students can study degrees and certificates in 27 different fields such as Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, business and others.  

Noted Alumni

The college seeks to connect with the students that have graduated from this college to share the passion and stories with the present students. Maxine Bell who is an American Politician, Adrian Royle who is a retired Long-distance Runner, and Julie VanOrden who is a Republic Idaho State representative among many more are notable alumni.