North Idaho College is a comprehensive community college established in 1933 on the shores of Lake Coeur d'Alene at the headwaters of the Spokane River. NIC's vibrant college community includes 5,000+ students enrolled in credit courses and more than 4,400 students taking non-credit courses. College faculty and staff relentlessly focus on providing a rich, rewarding higher education experience for every student.
NIC offers a broad spectrum of career paths for students to choose from, with more than 80 academic degrees, and career and technical education certificate programs. These career pathways at NIC cover various interest areas, including arts, communications, and humanities; healthcare; science, technology, engineering and math; business administration and management; manufacturing and trades; and social sciences and human services.