Salt Lake Community College

Tel: (801)957-4111
31,000 students
Public institution

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Salt Lake Community College is a public, open-access, comprehensive community college committed to serving the broader community. Its mission is to provide quality higher education and lifelong learning to people of diverse cultures, abilities, and ages, and to serve the needs of community and government agencies, business, industry and other employers.
School Highlights:
Salt Lake Community College serves 31,000 students (28% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 14%.
Salt Lake Community College is one of 10 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
The nearest community college is Eagle Gate College-Murray (2.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Salt Lake Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 31,000 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
31,000 students
1,287 students
Salt Lake Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
8,720 students
832 students
Salt Lake Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 22,280 students
1,021 students
Salt Lake Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Salt Lake Community College sch enrollment Salt Lake Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Salt Lake Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
Salt Lake Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Salt Lake Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Salt Lake Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Salt Lake Community College sch ethnicity Salt Lake Community 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. 0.32 0.45
Salt Lake Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,170 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,012 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,170 $5,940
Salt Lake Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,012 $10,072
Salt Lake Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Salt Lake Community College is an accredited, multi-campus college serving the diverse needs of the Salt Lake City community. With an open-door enrollment policy, the College serves more than 60,000 students through credit and non-credit courses and workshops each year, making it the largest institution of higher education in Utah. The Salt Lake Community College has also moved into the heart of downtown Salt Lake City. The Main Street Center, located at 115 South Main Street, is perfect for those living or working downtown. Students can easily take courses on their lunch break, before or after work. The 76,000-square-foot Main Street Center offers 12 classrooms, 2 computer labs, and a high tech conference room. Salt Lake Community College focuses upon serving students in their pursuit of vocational, technical, general, or continuing education. SLCC offers more than 100 degree programs, as well as continuing education, apprenticeships and other options to help students achieve their educational objectives. The college offers Associate of Arts Degree (AA), Associate of Arts in Business (AA), Associate of Science Degree (AS), Associate of Science in Business (AS), Associate of Pre-Engineering (APE), Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS), Diplomas, Certificates of Completion, Certificates and Letter of General Education Completion. Salt Lake Community College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and/or the U.S. Department of Education.

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