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The following data reflect the specifications of STEM and Diversity initiatives. For official Boise State University data, please consult the Office of Institutional Research (IR). IR’s website is https://ir.boisestate.edu.

The data on this page use the NSF LSAMP (National Science Foundation, Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation) definition of STEM effective 2015.  A list of the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes and disciplines included is available at https://www.lsamp.org/help/help_stem_cip_2015.cfm. STEM Education majors are not included.


DEGREES

Degree data is reported by Academic Year, with the year beginning in Summer and ending in Spring.

All Degrees

2011-20122012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016
Associate Degree195165132166141
Bachelor Degree2,5882,7162,7632,9712,998
Master's Degree650691641703670
Post Master's000010
Doctorate Degree1111341418
ALL DEGREES3,4133,5553,5513,8293,823

Degrees: STEM and Other

NOTE: The STEM and Other degrees subtotals and the grand total are distinct student counts. They may be less than the sum of degree-level data because some students received multiple degrees in an academic year. These students are counted only once per subtotal and grand total.

The search box may be used to narrow the data to a specific degree or major type.

MAJOR TYPEDEGREE2011-20122012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016 *
STEM MAJORALL DEGREES387439480513553
STEM majorBachelor Degree309354402454487
STEM majorMaster's Degree7484635764
STEM majorDoctorate Degree411822
OTHER MAJORALL DEGREES3,0443,1423,0813,3433,293
Other majorAssociate Degree195165132166141
Other majorBachelor Degree2,2972,3862,3692,5442,534
Other majorMaster's Degree576607578646606
Other majorPost Master's000010
Other majorDoctorate Degree710161216
ALL MAJORSALL DEGREES3,4133,5553,5513,8293,823

Line graph of STEM degrees earned during the past 5 academic years, 2011-2012 through 2015-2016. Bachelor degrees have a steady incline from 309 degrees to 487 degrees. Master's and Doctorate degrees are relatively flat. Masters degrees begin at 74 and end at 64; Doctorate degrees begin at 4; spike to 18 in 2013-2014, and end at 2.


STEM Degrees by College

NOTE: The degree subtotals and the GRAND TOTAL are distinct student counts. They may be less than the sum of college-level data because some students received degrees from more than one college in an academic year; these students are counted only once per subtotal and grand total.

The search box may be used to narrow the data to a specific college.

STEM DEGREECOLLEGE2011-20122012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016 *
BACHELORALL COLLEGES309354402454487
BachelorCollege of Arts & Science129159184220206
BachelorCollege of Business & Economic2728332851
BachelorCollege of Engineering154168186209233
MASTER'SALL COLLEGES7484635764
Master'sCollege of Arts & Science3236292033
Master'sCollege of Engineering5252364039
DOCTORATEALL COLLEGES411822
DoctorateCollege of Arts & Science31711
DoctorateCollege of Engineering11111
ALL STEM DEGREESALL COLLEGES387439480513553

Please visit https://stem.boisestate.edu/stem-degree-demographics/ for detailed degree demographic data.

ENROLLMENT

Enrollment data reports figures as of the Fall term Census Date, October 15 annually.

All Enrollment

The search box may be used to narrow the data to a specific academic career or level.

ACADEMIC CAREERACADEMIC LEVELFall 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL LEVELS19,65719,04219,35019,12220,209
UndergraduateFreshman6,2805,7156,2626,2197,437
UndergraduateSophomore3,7023,5573,4333,2903,408
UndergraduateJunior3,7553,8033,7233,6953,611
UndergraduateSenior5,1625,2275,2505,2335,101
UndergraduatePost-Bacc Undergraduate758740682685652
GRADUATEGraduate3,0212,9612,9082,9913,677
ALL CAREERSALL LEVELS22,67822,00322,25822,11323,886

Enrollment: STEM and Other

NOTE: The enrollment subtotals and grand total are distinct student counts. They may be less than the sum of academic career-level data because some students are in more than one program type. These students are counted only once per all careers subtotal and grand total.

The search box may be used to narrow the data to a specific program type or academic career.

PROGRAM TYPEACADEMIC CAREERFall 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
STEM MAJORALL CAREERS3,6663,9564,0614,1794,187
STEM majorUndergraduate3,3783,6693,7703,8583,847
STEM majorGraduate288287291321340
OTHER MAJORALL CAREERS19,19518,25518,39718,05319,765
Other majorUndergraduate16,53415,65215,88015,50516,588
Other majorGraduate2,6612,6032,5172,5483,177
STEM MINORALL CAREERS505548520597600
STEM minorUndergraduate505548520597600
OTHER MINORALL CAREERS2,3172,0671,8321,8391,894
Other minorUndergraduate2,3172,0671,8321,8391,894
CERTIFICATEALL CAREERS7037187518791,160
CertificateUndergraduate125136178335601
CertificateGraduate578582573544559
ALL PROGRAM TYPESALL CAREERS22,67822,00322,25822,11323,886

Line graph of STEM enrollment from Fall 2012 through Fall 2015. Undergraduate enrollment increased from 3,378 to 3,858. Graduate enrollment saw a small increase from 288 to 321. The total number of STEM majors grew from 3,666 to 4,179 during this time.

STEM Enrollment by College

NOTE: The enrollment subtotals and total are distinct student counts. They may be less than the sum of college-level data because some students have majors in more than one college. These students are counted only once per subtotal and grand total.

The search box may be used to narrow the data to a specific college or academic career.

ACADEMIC CAREERCOLLEGEFall 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL COLLEGES3,3783,6693,7703,8583,847
UndergraduateCollege of Arts & Science1,3931,4601,4721,4801,535
UndergraduateCollege of Business & Economic230216234229182
UndergraduateCollege of Engineering1,7832,0242,0962,1652,144
GRADUATEALL COLLEGES288287291321340
GraduateCollege of Arts & Science129135134148160
GraduateCollege of Engineering173164175188194
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL COLLEGES3,6663,9564,0614,1794,187

Please visit https://stem.boisestate.edu/stem-enrollment-demographics/ ‎for detailed enrollment demographic data.