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Business & Commerce Schools in Idaho

392 General Business students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

A Business & Commerce major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Idaho

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 201
Associate Degree 120
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 71
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 71
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 71

Gender Distribution

In Idaho, a general business major is more popular with men than with women.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Idaho is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.0%
  • White: 71.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.5%
  • Other Races: 7.4%

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Idaho

24,980 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.


Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Idaho

A typical salary for a general business grad in the state is $79,370, compared to a typical salary of $103,330 nationwide.


There are 4 colleges in Idaho that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

196 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
24,069 Total Students

The average student takes 4.59 years to complete their degree at Boise State. 84% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,776 a year.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,200 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $7,682. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 38% are considered full time.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
11,766 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.67 years to graduate. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.


North Idaho College

Coeur d'Alene
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,737 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,270 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Business & Commerce Careers in ID

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title ID Job Growth ID Median Salary
Construction Managers 25% $73,930
Social and Community Service Managers 18% $48,310
Cost Estimators 18% $57,270
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 17% $79,070
Administrative Services Managers 16% $70,440
General and Operations Managers 16% $65,100
Sales Managers 15% $89,270
Industrial Production Managers 15% $94,040
Management Analysts 15% $67,040
Managers 13% $79,330

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to general business.

Major Annual Graduates in ID
Business Administration & Management 1,341
Accounting 559
Finance & Financial Management 380
Marketing 371
Other Business & Marketing 173
Construction Management 149
Human Resource Management 122
Business Support & Assistance 92

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