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University of Idaho

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cda

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Bachelor's Degrees

*Indicates degree can be completed entirely online.

Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online.

Career and Technical Education emphasizes practical application critical for success in public and private employment settings. This program prepares you to teach secondary-level students skills associated with construction, communications, energy, life skills, transportation and more. Learn more about the CTE program. .

Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guides for the following options:

Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered in a combination of online, videoconference and evening formats.

Curriculum focuses on human and family development, strategies for observing children and assessing their development, nutrition, and family resource management. Students learn about families and children through practical experiences in programs that serve children and families. Many students choose a second major to supplement their learning and career goals. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

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Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online.

Learn and apply principles of effective communication in a variety of professional, cultural and interpersonal settings. The multidisciplinary nature of the field prepares students to enter a variety of high-demand occupations that are experiencing high growth, including public relations, sales, editing and writing. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

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Program Delivery: Lower division courses are offered at North Idaho College. U of I courses are offered live and via videoconference. View the NIC/U of I Four-Year Plan or the NIC/U of I Five-Year Plan.

From developing cyber security software programs to building complex wireless mobile devices to creating social networking or gaming platforms, the work of computer scientists is as diverse as it is in demand — especially in North Idaho.

In this program, you will learn how to design, develop and test computing systems for a wide variety of purposes. You will become proficient in various operating systems, programming languages and techniques, and computer architecture, with many opportunities to practice your software development skills on real-world projects.

Students have the flexibility to specialize in an area that best supports their interests and career goals. For example, you may focus on computer networking, cyber security, computer graphics, gaming and virtual environments, bioinformatics, software engineering or many other areas. Learn more.

Career opportunities:

  • Information assurance software developer
  • Developer/designer of games and virtual environments
  • Software engineer
  • Operating systems and network administrator
  • Software architect
  • Bioinformatics specialist
  • Information technology specialist
  • Systems analyst
  • Database administrator
  • Computer support specialist
  • Information technology consultant

Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online.

Have you ever wondered why people act in the way that they do? If people and their behavior capture your attention, prepare to delve into the social forces that influence our experiences, behavior and opportunities. Criminology students have the opportunity to work on research projects with faculty members, including projects on human rights, criminal justice policy and social issues. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide

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Program Delivery: Lower division courses are offered at North Idaho College. U of I courses for this program are offered live, via videoconference and online.

Protect our nation’s computing systems, networks and critical infrastructure and train for the 1.8 million unfilled cybersecurity jobs expected by 2022.

U of I has developed a network of state-of-the-art equipment, labs and resources at its statewide campuses and centers to give undergraduate students opportunities for lab exploration and research aimed at strengthening cybersecurity and developing inherently cyber-secure industrial control systems.

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Program Delivery: Classes for this program are offered in a combination of online, videoconference and evening formats.

This program is a joint offering through the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and the College of Education. Upon graduation, graduates will be eligible for the Idaho Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education (ECE/ECSE) Blended Teacher Certification. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

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Program Delivery: Classes for this program are offered in a combination of online and live formats.

The University of Idaho undergraduate program in Elementary Education offers a quality professional course of study for students seeking a career in teaching. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

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Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered in a combination of online, video conference and live formats. Students in this program are typically concurrently enrolled or graduated from North Idaho College. Download the NIC to U of I advising guides for the Literature emphasis and the Professional Writing emphasis.

Strengthen your critical thinking and writing skills to prepare for your career in education, publishing, communications, politics and more. Choose from two emphases available in Coeur d'Alene:

Program Delivery: A majority of classes in this program are offered online with some video conference options.

The U of I Environmental Science program offers an interdisciplinary approach for students committed to studying sciences associated with air, water, energy and soil. The program enables students to analyze and search for solutions to local, national and global environmental problems.

Environmental science faculty includes soil scientists, engineers, biologists, ecologists, geographers, political scientists, sociologists, economists, chemists and hydrologists. They work across traditional disciplines to provide students with a comprehensive education in environmental problem solving.

This unique, hybrid program is the best of both worlds: combining in-person and online education to support students one-on-one while affording the convenience of carefully crafted online courses. 

Download the NIC to U of I advising guides for the biophysical science, physical science and social science emphases.

Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online.

The Bachelor of General Studies (B.G.S.) degree program provides a non-specialized education that allows you the flexibility to develop a multidisciplinary course of study to meet your specific goals for a college degree. Students can add a minor or certificate program to their B.G.S. degree. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

Minors available in Coeur d'Alene include:

  • Accounting
  • Addictions
  • Business 
  • English
  • Psychology
  • Sociology Minor

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Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online.

Complete a broad-based study of the human past, focusing on American history, European history or a wider scope of coverage on regional and chronological developments worldwide. U of I students who graduate with a degree in history often go on to become journalists, lawyers, intelligence analysts, teachers, authors or more. Learn more about obtaining a U of I history degree and your emphasis options. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

Program Delivery: Most of this program is offered online. Connect with Helena Harned for more information. 

Bridge the gap between engineers and technicians, and enter your career field at the supervisory or management level in business, manufacturing, industry or government.

Learn to create and manage complex technological systems, gain experience in basic and advanced level processes, procedures and planning while taking classes that suit your educational objectives. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

Companies hiring U of I’s Industrial Technology graduates include: NASA, General Motors, Dow Chemical, Hewlett Packard, IKON, Boeing, Intel, Lockheed-Martin and many others.

Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online.

This program is intended for students who present a curriculum not included among the ones listed in the catalog, provided the program is focused toward meeting the student's particular educational goal by combining the offerings of two or more major departments. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

The program is normally developed and presented before the end of the second semester of the junior year or the time when at least 30 credits of the proposed program remain to be taken. Learn more.

Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online only.

This interdisciplinary program in Organizational Sciences through the College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences draws from business, organizational psychology, public administration, industrial sociology, educational leadership and other disciplines. This area of study provide students with an understanding of interpersonal workplace dynamics and fundamentals of leadership. Download the Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide.

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Program Delivery: Classes in this program are offered online only.

Psychology is the scientific study of thinking, emotion and behavior. It is a diverse field and can be applied to almost all aspects of everyday life: interpersonal relationships, college life, lifelong learning, family and the work environment. Download the NIC to U of I Advising Guide (B.S.).

Education and training for becoming a Chemical Dependency Counselor also is available through the Psychology Department.

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University of Idaho

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cda

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