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Urban Studies Schools in Utah

132 Urban Studies students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Urban Studies is the 94th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Urban Studies Majors in Utah

Urban Studies majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 108
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 108
Bachelor’s Degree 18
Master’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

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

Urban Studies Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of urban studies majors in Utah is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.3%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.8%
  • White: 84.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.3%
  • Other Races: 7.6%
Urban Studies Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Urban Studies Grads in Utah

There are 3,790 people in the state and 521,060 people in the nation working in urban studies jobs.

Urban Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Urban Studies Jobs in Utah

A typical salary for a urban studies grad in the state is $72,570, compared to a typical salary of $87,950 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Utah that offer urban studies degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:


University of Utah

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $40,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The 2.70% student loan default rate is lower than average.


Westminster College Utah

Salt Lake City
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
2,477 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,200 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.40 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

Urban Studies Careers in UT

Some of the careers urban studies majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Social Sciences Professors 42% $66,950
Managers 31% $92,070
Urban and Regional Planners 28% $64,850

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

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Economics 868
Political Science & Government 452
Sociology 442
Geography & Cartography 201
Anthropology 149
General Social Sciences 89
Criminology 52
International Relations & Security 47

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