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Study at Brigham Young University Idaho Brigham Young University IdahoBrigham Young University - Idaho, also known as BYU–Idaho or BYU–I, is a four-year private college. It is owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and is located in Rexburg, Idaho. It was founded in 1888. The main campus is positioned on a hill overlooking the city of Rexburg and the Snake River Valley. It comprises nearly forty major buildings and residence halls, covering over 400 acres. BYU -Idaho has over 35 departments which offer more than 100 bachelor-level programs and associate-degree programs for those over 18. These programs are managed by six colleges:
  • College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
  • College of Business and Communication
  • College of Education and Human Development
  • College of Language and Letters
  • College of Performing and Visual Arts
  • College of Physical Sciences and Engineering
The sports team of BYU- Idaho is known as The Vikings.

Profile of Brigham Young University IdahoThe main campus of Brigham Young Idaho is in Rexburg, ID (a town not particularly near any major cities). The school is a Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church) institution. Brigham Young Idaho is a private, not-for-profit school. The school offers degrees up to the Bachelor's degree.

Course Topics

Brigham Young Idaho students most commonly major in a field related to real estate and construction management.

Brigham Young Idaho Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies. In 2007, SAT verbal scores of half of students were 490 to 600. Three-fourths of students accepted in 2007 had SAT math scores of 500 or more.

FacultyThe school offers tenure to reward and retain some professors. Salaries for full-time faculty at Brigham Young Idaho are higher than most, allowing the school to afford quality teaching.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, the school had 13, 824 enrolled students.

Student LifeMeal plans are available.

Brigham Young Idaho Tuition and AffordabilityThe school offers comparatively low-priced tuition.

Brigham Young Idaho Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts1, 062general studies, sociology, English, history, economics, political science, interdisciplinary studies
Education and Teaching447elementary school teaching, early childhood education, English teaching, social studies teaching, Spanish teaching, math teaching, history teaching, health teaching, . . .
Business and Management385business management, accounting, operations management, business and related services
Media169communication studies
Nursing and Emergency Medicine154registered nursing, EMT paramedic
Science132biology, chemistry, physics, geology
Medical administration117public health Education
Family and Social Work96social work, child development, family studies
Real Estate and Construction Management84construction management
Therapy and Counselling77psychology
Art Studies76art studies
Computer Science and Engineering67computer and info science, computer science, computer engineering
Landscaping and Horticulture60landscaping, ornamental horticulture, agronomy
Engineering Technician43architectural engineering tech, automotive tech, engineering technology, electronics tech
Engineering40mechanical engineering, engineering
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy35parks and recreation management, exercise science
Music34music performance
Agricultural Science and Management27agricultural operations, agricultural management, agricultural mechanization
Design20interior design
Photography and Commercial Art18photography, commercial art
Animal Science and Care17animal science
Cooking and Culinary Arts9chef training
Medical Support and Technology7allied health and medical assisting
Mathematics6mathematics
Production Trades2welding
Contact: Brigham Young IdahoBrigham Young University Idaho

525 S Center

Rexburg, ID 83460

General Phone: (208) 496-2411

http://www.byui.edu

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