Salt Lake City Community Colleges

In Salt Lake City, Utah, you can find 4 community colleges serving 33,938 students.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is less than the 64:1 state average.

Salt Lake City, UT Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • Salt Lake CityLDS Business College
    Private, non-profit
    95 North 300 West
    Salt Lake CityUT84101
    (801)524-8100
    2,318 students
  • Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake Community College
    Public
    4600 S Redwood Rd
    Salt Lake CityUT84123
    (801)957-4111
    31,000 students
  • Salt Lake City
    Fortis College-Salt Lake City
    Private for-profit
    3949 S 700 E Ste 150
    Salt Lake CityUT84107
    (801)713-0915
    391 students
  • Salt Lake City
    Eagle Gate College-Salt Lake City
    Private for-profit
    405 South Main Street-Ste 130
    Salt Lake CityUT84111
    (801)333-7120
    229 students
Recent Articles
Freshman Year in College Looks More and More Like High School
Freshman Year in College Looks More and More Like High School
Nearly 52 percent of community college students in the United States begin their freshman year in at least one remedial class. These courses, which help students acquire knowledge and skills they should have acquired in high school, do not count toward their degree requirements. As a result, students are taking longer than ever to obtain their degree, if they obtain one at all.
Federal Student Loans – Unavailable at 20% of Community Colleges
Although a community college education is inexpensive when compared to tuition and fees at a four-year institution, some students still need financial assistance to pay their education bills. Yet, some community colleges don’t participate in the federal student loan program, putting some students in a financial bind.
Post-Recession Cliff Looms for Community Colleges
While many factors have contributed to the current decline in community college enrollment, the recovering economy is chief among them. As more and more people return to the workforce, fewer students enroll in courses at community colleges. Many institutions must now deal with budget shortfalls in the face of double-digit declines in enrollment.