Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - Utah

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Utah was home to 12 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 12 institutions enrolled 317,610 students in fall 2017: 274,331 in undergraduate programs and 43,279 in graduate programs. A total of 169,226 students attending post-secondary school in Utah took at least one distance education course, representing 53.2 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 116,149 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 14,376 (12.3%) of those residing in the state of Utah.

The majority of institutions were public: including 7 four-year schools and 1 two-year school. The state was also home to 3 private nonprofit four-year schools and 1 private nonprofit two-year school. Students enrolled in Utah's higher education institutions were enrolled in bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.

12 Degree Granting Institutions

 

317,610 Students Enrolled

 

169,226 Students Enrolled in Distance Education

Serving 317,610 students in fall 2017, the 12 regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of Utah offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in Utah offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.

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Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in Utah

Brigham Young University-Provo
Main Campus
Provo, UT 84602 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
LDS Business College
95 North 300 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84101-3500 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Snow College
150 E College Ave
Ephraim, UT 84627 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
University of Utah
201 Presidents Circle, ROOM 201
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9008 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Utah Valley University
800 W University Parkway
Orem, UT 84058-5999 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Western Governors University
4001 South 700 East Suite 700
Salt Lake City, UT 84107 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Dixie State University
225 S University Avenue
Saint George, UT 84770-3876 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Salt Lake Community College
4600 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84123 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Southern Utah University
351 West University Blvd
Cedar City, UT 84720 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Utah State University
Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-1400 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Weber State University
3850 Dixon Parkway Dr. Dept. 1031
Ogden, UT 84408-1031 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Westminster College
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No