You know that feeling you get when you're on vacation? The people of Salt Lake City feel it all the time. Thanks to its low cost of living and wealth of jobs, Utah's capital is currently ranked the "least stressed-out city" by CNN. Just last year, Forbes ranked Salt Lake City #12 on the list of best places for business and careers. It is steadily becoming a more popular place to live, with an 80% increase in residential units since 1995. Study creative and applied arts, business and technology, or health sciences at one of the state capital's 17 colleges and universities. Compared to the nation's 6.3% unemployment rate, Salt Lake City's is at an astounding low of 2.9%, with a predicted 43.5% job growth over the next ten years. How's that for a perfect formula for success?
Home to the 2002 Winter Olympics, Salt Lake City offers a variety of outdoor sports, like skiing and snowboarding. In fact, there are eight resorts within a 50 mile radius. Summertime activities also get their time in the spotlight with camping, mountain biking, rock climbing, boating, fishing, and hiking. You may also enjoy touring historic sites such as Camp Floyd State Park and Museum, The Cathedral of Madeleine, or the Deuel Pioneer Log Home. So sit back, relax, and study in a beautiful, stress free city.*Bureau of Labor Statistics *Wikipedia "Salt Lake City" *visitsaltlake.com *bestplaces.net/economy
Western Governors University offers 130 degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 34,132 students graduated with students earning 20,211 Bachelor's degrees, 13,705 Master's degrees, and 216 Certificates.
Fortis College-Salt Lake City offers 7 degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, two-year college in a large suburb. In 2019, 180 students graduated with students earning 94 Associate's degrees, and 86 Certificates.
Salt Lake Community College offers 151 degree programs. It's a very large, public, two-year college in a large suburb. In 2019, 4,370 students graduated with students earning 3,025 Associate's degrees, and 1,345 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT||20 : 1||32,852|
|Westminster College Salt Lake City, UT||15 : 1||2,215|
|Top Nails & Hair Beauty School Taylorsville, UT||125|
|Eagle Gate College-Murray Murray, UT||30 : 1||237|
|The Barber School Midvale, UT||158|
|Neumont College of Computer Science Salt Lake City, UT||47 : 1||474|
|Skin Science Institute Sandy, UT||84|
|Paul Mitchell the School-Salt Lake City Holladay, UT||318|
|Medspa Academies South Jordan, UT||202|
|Collectiv Academy Sandy, UT||22|
|Taylor Andrews Academy of Hair Design-West Jordan West Jordan, UT||201|
|Midwives College of Utah Salt Lake City, UT||217|
|Skinworks School of Advanced Skincare Salt Lake City, UT||87|
|Fortis College-Salt Lake City Salt Lake City, UT||34 : 1||509|
|Healing Mountain Massage School Salt Lake City, UT||90|
|Florida Gateway College Lake City, FL||53 : 1||3,406|
|Western Governors University Salt Lake City, UT||47 : 1||136,139|
|Tooele Technical College Tooele, UT||460|
|Stevens-Henager College Murray, UT||65 : 1||260|
|Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City, UT||85 : 1||29,517|