Salt Lake City Community Colleges

In Salt Lake City, Utah, you can find 4 community colleges serving 33,938 students.
Minority enrollment is 19% 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
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