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Communication Sciences Schools in Utah

622 students earned Communication Sciences degrees in Utah in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Communication Sciences is the 29th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Communication Sciences Majors in Utah

Communication Sciences majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 478
Master’s Degree 90
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 54
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 54
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 54

Gender Distribution

In Utah, a communication sciences major is more popular with women than with men.

Communication Sciences Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of communication sciences majors in Utah is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 2.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.4%
  • White: 79.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.5%
  • Other Races: 4.5%
Communication Sciences Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Communication Sciences Grads in Utah

There are 3,640 people in the state and 359,680 people in the nation working in communication sciences jobs.

Communication Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Communication Sciences Jobs in Utah

A typical salary for a communication sciences grad in the state is $78,840, compared to a typical salary of $82,210 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Utah that offer communication sciences degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

380 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
27,932 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 96%. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it.

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
34,499 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.50% which is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. An average student at BYU will pay a net price of $13,181.


University of Utah

Salt Lake City
85 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
33,023 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending U of U will pay a net price of $14,364. 94% of the teachers are full time.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded

The student loan default rate is 0.70% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time.

Communication Sciences Careers in UT

Some of the careers communication sciences majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 64% $114,560
Audiologists 35% $73,000
Speech-Language Pathologists 31% $78,480

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to communication sciences.

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Nursing 15,739
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,036
Allied Health Services 1,686
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,073
Allied Health Professions 1,062
Public Health 804
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 596
Dental Support Services 428

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