Office of the Provost

State Authorization

Lewis-Clark State College delivers online education programs and courses throughout Idaho and the United States and its online offerings continue to grow.  All LCSC programs have been approved by the Idaho State Board of Education.

Lewis-Clark State College applied and was approved to operate under the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).  For more information regarding the evolution of SARA, please visit    The following link will provide the key attributes of SARA:   LCSC is a member of the regional compact of Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education.  SARA approved states are highlighted on the following map which provides the list of approved SARA institutions within the state and State Portal Agency Contact information:

If you have questions regarding LCSC’s participation in NC-SARA, please contact the e-Learning services director.