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Anthropology Schools in Utah

149 Anthropology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Anthropology is the 88th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in Utah

Anthropology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 127
Master’s Degree 11
Associate’s Degree 7
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 4

Gender Distribution

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

Anthropology Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of anthropology majors in Utah is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 0.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.1%
  • White: 77.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 6.0%
Anthropology Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in Utah

3,420 people in the state and 474,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to anthropology.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in Utah

In this state, anthropology grads earn an average of $66,410. Nationwide, they make an average of $94,080.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Utah that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

#1

University of Utah

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

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The student loan default rate of 2.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 85% of students get financical aid.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It takes the average student 5.01 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 71%.

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

This public school has an average net price of $13,150. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
28,247 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,100 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $11,832. The student loan default rate is 6.60% which is lower than average.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
10,196 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,200 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 93% of students get financical aid.

#5

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,156 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,200 a year. A typical student attending Salt Lake Community College will pay a net price of $7,561. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

#7

Snow College

Ephraim
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,514 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $25,300 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Anthropology Careers in UT

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Anthropologists and Archeologists 31% $65,290
Managers 31% $92,070

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

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Economics 868
Political Science & Government 452
Sociology 442
Geography & Cartography 201
Urban Studies 132
General Social Sciences 89
Criminology 52
International Relations & Security 47

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View Nationwide Anthropology Report

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