Boise State University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.99 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 57 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU, + 2 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB and CSWE
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize
  • Student Population: 23,854 (20,186 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 74% part-time, 26% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $8,754 in-state; $24,070 out-of-state
Source: NCES

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4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2019

The professionals MBA program has opened my mind to a way of thinking that I have never experienced before. Coming from an engineering background, my classes have helped me to find new and better ways of solving problems. I have learned to embrace diversity. I have grown in my design thinking skills and attitude.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Instructional Technology
Graduation Year: 2006

The Boise State University Education Technology online graduate degree is perfect for those that need flexibility in their schedule and who have a need t learn current tools to support them in their career.. I have been extremely successful in this program because I can focus on my course work at times that are conducive for me. The freedom to work on homework or projects at 2 AM or 2 PM is invaluable for a person that works full-time and is trying to earn a Masters. There is a strong sense of community in the BSU EDTECH classes-more than when I was earning my undergraduate and attending classes on campus. The online community also brings a plethora of diversity. There are people from all over the world and from a multitude of professions. The other aspect I find helpful is the ability to interact with the advisers and professors. They are eager and diligent about responding to questions and supporting students. The information in the classes can most of the time be implemented in work projects or work projects can be implemented into the lesson of the class. It's not just busy work or arbitrary reading! I am thankful for the support and networking opportunities of the BSU EDTECH program. I highly recommend this program.
4.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2018

Exceptional support from the school professors. Great atmosphere, inexpensive off-campus housing. Centrally located.
4.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Special Education
Graduation Year: 2017

Great that it is all on line and a compacted schedule .
4.08 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2017

I love being a graduate student at Boise State. The faculty is great, and teaches from their own experiences working in social work. The cohort-style of the program lends itself t to building a tight-knit social network. The schedule is tough; it wouldn't be feasible to hold a full-time job while in this program. However, I feel like I am getting a good education at a GREAT value. And, Boise is a great city to live in with lots to do.
2.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Instructional Technology
Graduation Year: 2016

I chose the program because I had heard some good feedback online. It seemed like a great value for the money. My first course was excellent. I have worked in the industry I am studying and I find that this program does not provide me the technical skills I will need to be competitive. Ive been shocked at the amount of theory and reading versus creation we have been asked to do. It is especially disappointing because my program is about developing effective and practical online education.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2018

It was an overall positive experience. It is a new program and the program director is awesome and dedicated.
2.75 out of 5.0
Degree: ESL
Graduation Year: 2015

The curriculum is great, but the lack of scholarships and high cost are frustrating.
3.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2016

Pros: Awesome professors across the board Boise is a great city to live in Cons: small number of classes offered
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2016

I would highly recommend the Executive MBA program to a high performer who has 15 years+ work experience who would like to reach new levels. Great non-silo approach.
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