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Boise State Online At A Glance

Annual Snapshot

Data for the 2021-2022 academic year, including Summer 2021, Fall 2021 and Spring 2022.

Enrollments and Credit Hours


Boise State’s eCampus has seen steady and substantial growth in the number of students enrolling in online courses. Since 2012, enrollments in online classes have increased  254%. This has resulted in a 254% increase in credit hours produced by online courses.

Enrollment and Programming

Academic Departments

60 Departments with at least one distance-delivered course (88.24%)

25 Departments with an online certificate or degree program (52.08%)

4,222 Class enrollment sections

Unique Course Titles

938 Academic Courses

655 Professional Education Offerings

8 Concurrent Enrollment Courses


Boise State offered 75 online degree and certificate programs, ranging from freshly launched options that are still in the recruiting phase to programs with highly impressive numbers. For example, the largest graduate program, the Master of Social Work, had 394 students; the largest undergraduate program, Nursing RN to BS, had 940 students for this period. During Fall 2021, 13% of all undergraduate degree-seeking students enrolled in online undergraduate programs and 49% of all graduate degree-seeking students enrolled in online graduate programs.

Compared to all Boise State students

Students taking one or more online courses

20,718 Students enrolled (unduplicated headcount) – 68.84% of all students

72,417 Registrations or enrollments – 33.94% of all registrations

196,732 Credit hours produced – 36.36% of all credit hours

Who and Where

Student Demographics

Student Location While Enrolled in Online Courses

64.21% Idaho

35.45% Other U.S. States

0.34% Non-U.S. Countries

Registration Status

Enrolled full-time: 66.27% of undergraduates and 26.17% of graduates


35 and older: 10.13% of undergraduates and 58.91% of graduates