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Accreditation Key Points: NIC is going through an evolving process with our accrediting body, the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Find the accurate and up-to-date information here. Last Updated: Friday, Mar. 1, 2024.

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North Idaho College

Where Education Meets Opportunity.

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The Right Choice

At North Idaho College, you'll get an affordable, practical education with quality learning in smaller class sizes and transfer-friendly credits. You'll gain skills that lead to better job opportunities, help you earn more or launch a new career path.

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Learn Your Way

Discover classes that match your life. Choose from in-person, online, hybrid and evening classes. Along with a choice of multiple Start Dates to earn your Associate Degree or Certificate. As a high school junior or senior you can earn Dual Credits. 

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Affordable Learning

Quality education doesn't have to come with a large price tag. At NIC, your dollar goes much further. Tuition costs about half of what it does at a four-year public college.

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You will connect with College personnel, resources, and peers to build a campus community and support system.

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Home of the Cardinals

With athletic and academic all-Americans in nine programs, student-athletes at NIC embody a winning spirit both in the classroom and on the court, mat and field. Sports include men's and women's basketball, soccer,  golf, wrestling, softball and volleyball - all part of the National Junior College Athletic Association.

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Take the Next Step

Excellent programs and a supportive community, all within your reach. There's no better time or place to take the next step in your education.