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67 Colleges
94,202 Yearly Graduations
$45,382 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$29,369 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 94,202 students received a degree from a college in Utah, making it rank #21 in terms of graduations. Students who are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $11,346 per year to get their degree at a college in Utah, while out of state students will pay an average of $14,885 per year.

An estimated 64% of college students in Utah take out loans, with the average loan amount being $7,342 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

Western Governors University

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
34,132 Yearly Degrees
$7,500 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 98,627 students at WGU in total, 72,385 of which are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at WGU is 4.7 years.

The student loan default rate of 4.2% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $39,300 during the early-career years.

#2

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
8,741 Yearly Degrees
$7,211 Yearly Tuition (In-State

The total student population at University of Utah is 32,800, of which 18,066 students are full-time undergraduates. U of U has a freshman retention rate of 90%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

About 66% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 49% are men and 51% are women.

Approximately 30% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $10,238 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from U of U with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $40,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
8,343 Yearly Degrees
$7,290 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 28,156 full-time undergraduates at BYU, and 34,334 students altogether. It takes the average BYU undergraduate about 5.0 years to complete their degree.

About 52% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

12% of BYU students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,104 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from BYU is $41,100.

#4

Utah State University

Logan, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
6,766 Yearly Degrees
$5,996 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 27,679 students at USU in total, 17,188 of which are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at USU is 4.7 years.

Around 89% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 49% are men and 51% are women.

29% of USU students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,288 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.6% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from USU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
6,304 Yearly Degrees
$9,513 Yearly Tuition (In-State

The total student population at Utah Valley University is 37,282, of which 18,404 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 25 to 1.

18% of UVU students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,724 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UVU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $34,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#6

Weber State University

Ogden, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
5,615 Yearly Degrees
$7,476 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 11,311 full-time undergraduates at WSU, and 27,949 students altogether. For undergraduates at WSU, the average graduation time is 4.8 years.

25% of WSU students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,986 a year. WSU has a 6.6% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from WSU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#7

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
4,753 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Salt Lake Community College is 29,620, of which 7,811 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Roughly 15% of students at Salt Lake Community College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $3,321 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.9% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Salt Lake Community College is $30,200.

#8

Southern Utah University

Cedar City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
2,809 Yearly Degrees
$7,574 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 9,468 students at Southern Utah University in total, 6,279 of which are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Southern Utah University is 4.6 years.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Around 46% of accepted students are men, and 54% are women.

54% of Southern Utah University students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,267 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Southern Utah University with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#9

Dixie State University

Saint George, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
2,309 Yearly Degrees
$5,970 Yearly Tuition (In-State

The total student population at Dixie State University is 9,673, of which 6,054 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

31% of Dixie State College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,824 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.0% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Dixie State College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
2,171 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Mountainland Technical College is 2,555, of which 314 students are full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at Mountainland Technical College. The freshman retention rate is 87%.

2% of Mountainland Technical College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,131 a year.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Mountainland Technical College is $15,500.

#11

Davis Technical College

Kaysville, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
1,540 Yearly Degrees

There are 519 full-time undergraduates at Davis Tech, and 2,937 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Davis Tech is $25,300.

#12

Snow College

Ephraim, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
1,142 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Snow College is 5,563, of which 3,320 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 66% of students at Snow College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $1,764 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.8% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Snow College is $25,300.

#13

Independence University

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
1,116 Yearly Degrees
$12,638 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 8,278 full-time undergraduates at Branch of Stevens-Henager College, and 8,605 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 26 to 1.

97% of Branch of Stevens-Henager College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $9,722 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Branch of Stevens-Henager College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $24,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
951 Yearly Degrees

There are 2,256 students at Ogden-Weber Tech College in total, 464 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $20,400 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
796 Yearly Degrees

There are 505 full-time undergraduates at Bridgerland ATC, and 1,092 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Bridgerland ATC is $27,200.

#16

Westminster College Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
784 Yearly Degrees
$14,377 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 1,906 full-time undergraduates at Westminster College Salt Lake, and 2,570 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

Around 93% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 41% are men and 59% are women.

Approximately 57% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,215 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Westminster College Salt Lake is $39,200.

#17

LDS Business College

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
684 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at LDS Business College is 2,045, of which 1,319 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

Roughly 13% of students at LDS Business College take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $3,298 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,900 during the early-career years.

#18

Uintah Basin Technical College

Roosevelt, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
574 Yearly Degrees

There are 130 full-time undergraduates at UBTech, and 1,239 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

#19

Dixie Technical College

Saint George, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
368 Yearly Degrees

There are 639 students at Dixie Tech in total, 87 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

#20

AmeriTech College - Draper

Draper, Utah
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
361 Yearly Degrees
$14,820 Yearly Tuition (In-State

There are 604 students at AmeriTech College - Draper in total, 604 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Around 86% of students who apply get accepted. Around 27% of accepted students are men, and 73% are women.

Roughly 50% of students at AmeriTech College - Draper take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,165 a year. AmeriTech College - Draper has a 8.7% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from AmeriTech College - Draper with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $43,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#21

Southwest Technical College

Cedar City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
334 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Southwest Technical College is 557, of which 78 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

#22

Nightingale College

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
235 Yearly Degrees

There are 326 students at Nightingale College in total, 273 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

Approximately 92% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $11,819 a year. Nightingale College has a 3.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
225 Yearly Degrees
$14,984 Yearly Tuition (In-State

The student loan default rate of 0.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

#24

Tooele Technical College

Tooele, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
192 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Tooele Technical College is 446, of which 92 students are full-time undergraduates. The freshman retention rate at Tooele Technical College is 86%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

#25

Fortis College-Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
180 Yearly Degrees

There are 490 students at Fortis College-Salt Lake City in total, 490 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Roughly 83% of students at Fortis College-Salt Lake City take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,661 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,200 during the early-career years.

Other Utah Colleges

Rank School Yearly Graduations
27 Top Nails & Hair Beauty School 168
28 Skin Science Institute 148
29 Cameo College of Essential Beauty 128
29 Provo College 128
31 Hairitage Hair Academy 125
32 Paul Mitchell the School-Salt Lake City 116
33 University of Phoenix - Utah 111
34 Stevens - Henager College 107
35 Paul Mitchell the School-Logan 95
36 Aveda Institute-Provo 87
37 Taylor Andrews Academy-Orem 86
37 Taylor Andrews Academy of Hair Design-West Jordan 86
39 Neumont College of Computer Science 83
40 Taylor Andrews Academy-St George 81
41 Avalon School of Cosmetology-Layton 78
42 Acaydia School of Aesthetics 72
43 Healing Mountain Massage School 71
44 The Barber School 69
45 Paul Mitchell the School-Ogden 68
46 Renaissance Academie 67
47 Eagle Gate College - Murray 60
48 Careers Unlimited 59
49 Skinworks School of Advanced Skincare 56
50 Paul Mitchell the School-Provo 53
51 Myotherapy College of Utah 50
52 Stevens - Henager College 44
53 Mandalyn Academy 32
54 Stevens - Henager College 31
55 American Beauty Academy-West Valley Campus 29
55 Evans Hairstyling College-Cedar City 29
55 Midwives College of Utah 29
58 Stevens - Henager College 27
59 Evans Hairstyling College-St George 21
60 Eagle Gate College - Layton 19
61 Bonnie Joseph Academy of Cosmetology & Barbering 14
61 Stevens - Henager College 14
61 AmeriTech College-Provo 14
64 American Beauty Academy 12
65 Collectiv Academy 11
65 Broadview University - West Jordan 11
67 Esteem-Academy-Of-Beauty 8

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