Proprietary School Registration

  • Proprietary schools are postsecondary schools which offer courses or courses of study but do not grant degrees.

  • The State of Idaho require all proprietary schools maintaining a presence in the State of Idaho or operating from a location within the State of Idaho to register with the State Board of Education annually.
  • Registration and operation requirements are found in Idaho Code, Title 33, Chapter 24 and Idaho Administrative Rule 08.01.11 Registration of Proprietary Schools.

Consumer Information

The State Board of Education does not review or approve proprietary school programs or curriculum. Courses or certificated programs from non-accredited schools may not be accepted or recognized by accredited institutions, employers, or other entities.



















Private Postsecondary & Proprietary Schools Coordinator

Val Fenske Email




Proprietary Schools

Registered Schools FY 2017


All Institutions should have their forms submitted to the Board on or before the first business day of May.


New applications can be submitted to the Board at any time.
Original, signed copy of the verification of compliance and surety bond must be mailed with the registration fee to:

Office of the State Board Of Education Attn: Private Postsecondary & Proprietary Schools
P.O. Box 83720
650 W. State Street, Suite 307
Boise, ID 83720-0037



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