About North Idaho College
Founded in 1933, North Idaho College is a comprehensive community college located on the beautiful shores of Lake Coeur d'Alene. NIC offers degrees and certificates in a wide spectrum of academic transfer, professional-technical, and general education programs. Approximately 6,700 students are enrolled in credit classes and more than 6,000 participate annually in non-credit courses offered by the Workforce Training Center in Post Falls.The college serves a five-county region through regional centers in Bonners Ferry, Kellogg, and Sandpoint, as well as through an extensive array of Internet and interactive video conferencing courses. NIC also plays a key role in the region's economic development by preparing competent, trained employees for area businesses, industries, and governmental agencies.NIC's campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, a lakeside city with a growing population of 44,000 residents. Metropolitan amenities are close by with Spokane, Washington, a city of approximatley 200,000 just 30 minutes away.NIC offers associate of arts and associate of science degrees in various college transfer programs, and associate of applied science degrees and technical certificates in its professional-technical programs.Students obtaining an associate of arts or associate of science degree can transfer with junior standing to all other Idaho public colleges and universities.