Western Governors University

Salt Lake City, UT
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Salt Lake City, UT, 4001 South 700 East Suite 700
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture B
Facilities C+
Activities and Groups C+
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Western Governors University is a large, private, four-year university enrolling 70,504 students and offering 56 degrees in Salt Lake City, UT.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Western Governors University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Healthcare
4,656 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Medical Informatics
96
Nursing Administration
1,105
Registered Nurse
3,455
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
3,741 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
530
4
Business Administration and Management
1,048
914
Business Administration, Management and Operations
496
Finance
12
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
187
Information Resources Management
270
Marketing/marketing Management
204
Organizational Leadership
27
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations
49
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Education and Liberal Arts
3,025 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology Teacher Education
47
30
Chemistry Teacher Education
11
26
Curriculum and Instruction
347
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
101
Earth Science Teacher Education
12
12
Education
624
8
Educational/instructional Technology
187
Educational Leadership and Administration
144
78
Elementary Education and Teaching
0
125
41
Mathematics Teacher Education
99
321
20
Physics Teacher Education
5
17
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
4
69
25
Social Science Teacher Education
17
38
25
Special Education and Teaching
273
176
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
114
29
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Computer Technology
1,764 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
287
282
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
187
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
85
15
Data Modeling/warehousing and Database Administration
9
Information Technology
448
34
Management Information Systems
246
Network and System Administration/administrator
171
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

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Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
Biology Teacher Education
Business Administration and Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Chemistry Teacher Education
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Curriculum and Instruction
Data Modeling/warehousing and Database Administration
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Specialized institution accreditations:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
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B+ Great
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