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28 Colleges
17,775 Yearly Graduations
$42,008 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$29,968 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In terms of yearly nursing graduations, Utah is ranked #7 in the country with 17,775 degrees handed out in 2019. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in Utah is $10,502 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $15,811 a year.

An estimated 54% of college students in Utah take out loans, with the average loan amount being $7,492 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
12,832 Yearly Degrees
$6,670 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Western Governors University is 121,437, of which 88,921 students are undergraduates and of those, 88,921 are full-time. 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.

Students who graduate from WGU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $39,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#2

Weber State University

Ogden, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
743 Yearly Degrees
$5,986 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 28,247 students at WSU in total, 27,465 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 11,444 are full-time. For undergraduates at WSU, the average graduation time is 4.8 years.

Roughly 25% of students at WSU take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,986 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

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.

Public Public vs. Private
587 Yearly Degrees

There are 329 full-time undergraduates at Mountainland Technical College, and 2,801 students altogether. 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.

#4

Davis Technical College

Kaysville, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
398 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Davis Technical College is 3,162, which includes 514 full-time undergraduates. 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.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
325 Yearly Degrees
$12,763 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 421 full-time undergraduates at AmeriTech College - Draper, and 723 students altogether. 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.

50% of AmeriTech College - Draper students take out loans to afford college costs. 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%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from AmeriTech College - Draper is $43,900.

#6

Dixie State University

Saint George, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
318 Yearly Degrees
$5,496 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,950 students at Dixie State College in total, 9,928 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,106 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Dixie State College is 4.7 years.

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

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,600 during the early-career years.

#7

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
314 Yearly Degrees
$8,615 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 33,023 students at U of U in total, 24,743 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 18,499 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at U of U is 4.7 years.

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

30% of U of U students take out loans to afford college costs. 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.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $40,800 during the early-career years.

#8

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
287 Yearly Degrees
$3,929 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 29,156 students at Salt Lake Community College in total, 7,496 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Approximately 15% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $3,321 a year. The student loan default rate of 11.9% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Salt Lake Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
274 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Ogden-Weber Technical College is 2,277, which includes 444 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Ogden-Weber Tech College is $20,400.

#10

Nightingale College

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

The total student population at Nightingale College is 527, which includes 415 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 average amount of student loans is $11,819 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

#11

Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
198 Yearly Degrees
$5,820 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 39,397 undergraduates at UVU, of which 19,261 are full-time, and there are 39,931 students altogether. For undergraduates at UVU, the average graduation time is 4.8 years.

Roughly 18% of students at UVU take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans 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%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UVU is $34,500.

Public Public vs. Private
156 Yearly Degrees

There are 488 full-time undergraduates at Bridgerland ATC, and 1,345 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Students who graduate from Bridgerland ATC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $27,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#13

Uintah Basin Technical College

Roosevelt, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
153 Yearly Degrees

There are 1,213 students at UBTech in total, 160 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

#14

Westminster College Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
143 Yearly Degrees
$34,984 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,477 students at Westminster College Salt Lake in total, 1,968 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,865 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Westminster College Salt Lake is 4.4 years.

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

Roughly 57% of students at Westminster College Salt Lake take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,215 a year. Westminster College Salt Lake has a 3.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $39,200 during the early-career years.

Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
133 Yearly Degrees
$5,790 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 31,441 undergraduates at BYU, of which 28,253 are full-time, and there are 34,499 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.

Approximately 12% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,104 a year. BYU has a 1.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

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

#16

Utah State University

Logan, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
117 Yearly Degrees
$7,659 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 24,880 undergraduates at USU, of which 17,393 are full-time, and there are 27,932 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at USU is 4.7 years.

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

Roughly 29% of students at USU take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,288 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from USU is $33,900.

#17

Snow College

Ephraim, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
102 Yearly Degrees
$3,836 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 5,514 students at Snow College in total, 3,226 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

66% of Snow College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $1,764 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.8% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Snow College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $25,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#17

Southwest Technical College

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

The total student population at Southwest Technical College is 574, which includes 63 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

#19

Provo College

Provo, Utah
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
70 Yearly Degrees
$14,900 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Provo College is 446, which includes 310 full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at Provo College. The freshman retention rate is 88%.

Approximately 77% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $9,663 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $26,000 during the early-career years.

#20

Southern Utah University

Cedar City, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
68 Yearly Degrees
$6,770 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 10,196 students at Southern Utah University in total, 9,271 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,808 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 76%. Of the accepted students, 46% are men and 54% are women.

Approximately 54% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,267 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

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.

#21

Fortis College - Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, Utah
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
66 Yearly Degrees
$14,537 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Fortis College - Salt Lake City is 480, which includes 480 full-time undergraduates. Fortis College - Salt Lake City has a freshman retention rate of 86%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

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.

#22

Dixie Technical College

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

The total student population at Dixie Technical College is 693, which includes 175 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
34 Yearly Degrees
$14,900 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Eagle Gate College - Murray is 205, which includes 145 full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Eagle Gate College - Murray, the average graduation time is 4.0 years.

96% of Eagle Gate College - Murray students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $10,667 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 22.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,600 during the early-career years.

#24

Tooele Technical College

Tooele, Utah
Public Public vs. Private
26 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Tooele Technical College is 511, which includes 122 full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at Tooele Technical College. The freshman retention rate is 86%.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
23 Yearly Degrees

RMUoHP has a 0.7% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Other Utah Colleges

Rank School Yearly Graduations
26 Eagle Gate College - Layton 17
27 Independence University 6
28 Stevens-Henager College 4

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