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University of Idaho, also referred to as UI or "U of I", is the oldest public university located in the city of Moscow in Latah County, USA. It was established in 1889 and now offers admission to over 10, 000 students every year. The school offers majors in architecture and planning, engineering, and conservation and resource management. University of Idaho's sports teams are nicknamed the Vandals. The official mascot of the UI sports team is Joe Vandal. The school offers sports programs in track and field, basketball, baseball, and football. The indoor stadium of the school, referred to as the "Kibbie Dome", earned the Outstanding Structural Engineering Achievement award from the ASCE in 1976.

Profile of University of IdahoMoscow, ID is home to University of Idaho. Moscow is a town not particularly near any major cities. The school is a public institution. Degrees at University of Idaho go up to the Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Students commonly pursue studies in engineering, architecture and planning, and conservation and resource management.

University of Idaho Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 480. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 480 and 600.

The school has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at University of Idaho is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Enrolment

The school has 11, 636 enrolled students .

Student Life
University of Idaho values student athletics, and belongs to the Western Athletic Conference.

University of Idaho Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Education and Teaching410elementary school teaching, educational administration, curriculum and instruction, education, secondary teaching, technical teaching, special ed, adult education, . . .
Liberal Arts305general studies, English, history, political science, sociology, international relations, Spanish language, foreign language and literature, . . .
Engineering270mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, materials engineering, metallurgical engineering, water resources engineering, . . .
Business and Management247accounting, human resources, marketing, finance, MIS, operations management, managerial economics
Conservation and Resource Management231natural resources management, environmental science, wildlife management, fisheries sciences, forest sciences, wood science, environmental studies
Therapy and Counselling175psychology, school psychology
Science134biology, microbiology, geology, molecular biology, chemistry, physics, animal physiology, entomology, . . .
Media129communication studies, public relations, advertising, radio and television, journalism
Architecture and Planning118architecture, landscape architecture, architectural tech
Family and Social Work73family studies, food and nutrition, public administration, family resource management
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy72parks and recreation management, sports and fitness management, athletic trainer
Computer Science and Engineering54computer science, computer engineering
Agricultural Science and Management54agricultural management, food science, agricultural mechanization, agricultural economics, agriculture
Mathematics34mathematics, applied mathematics, statistics
Drama and Performing Arts31drama, dance
Landscaping and Horticulture30plant sciences, soil science, range management, horticultural science
Security and Law Enforcement29criminal justice and safety
Music27music performance, music, music history and theory, music theory and composition, voice
Animal Science and Care23animal science, animal husbandry
Construction Trades20apparel and textiles
Fine Arts19fine arts
Religion and Philosophy16philosophy
Art Studies7art studies
Design5interior design
office and Administration4administrative assistant
Medicine1veterinary sciences
Contact: University of IdahoUniversity of Idaho

875 Perimeter Drive

Moscow, ID 83844-2282

General Phone: (208) 885-6111


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