LDS Business College

95 North 300 West, Salt Lake City
UT, 84101-3500
Tel: (801)524-8100
2,318 students
Private, non-profit

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School Highlights:
LDS Business College serves 2,318 students (69% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 14%.
LDS Business College is one of 10 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Salt Lake City (6.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
LDS Business College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,318 teachers has grown by 72% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 66:1 has increased from 48:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 40% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,318 students
1,287 students
LDS Business College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,610 students
832 students
LDS Business College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 708 students
1,021 students
LDS Business College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
LDS Business College sch enrollment LDS Business College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
LDS Business College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
LDS Business College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
LDS Business College Black (2006-2012)
% White
LDS Business College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
LDS Business College More (2011-2012)
LDS Business College sch ethnicity LDS Business College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.31 0.45
LDS Business College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,060 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,060 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,060 $5,940
LDS Business College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,060 $10,072
LDS Business College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

LDS Business College has provided quality education for 127 years. The school began November 15, 1886, as the Salt Lake Academy under the direction of Dr. Karl G. Maeser and William B. Dougall. Willard Done, the first teacher, welcomed 84 students when the College first opened its doors. To provide excellent career-based education, the College adopts current technologies and responds to changes in market demands. Additionally, the College offers options that prepare students to transfer to other colleges and universities. All students receive a foundation for life-long learning. The college offers Associate of Applied Science degree in several skills areas and the Associate of Science in Integrated Studies for university and college transfer. Courses are offered in Accounting, Business Skills, Computer Science, Entrepreneurship, Information Technology, Interior Design, Medical Careers and Paralegal Studies. LDS Business College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges and Universities of the Northwest Association of Schools and of Colleges and Universities, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and/or the U. S. Department of Education.

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