Utah Community Colleges

There are 26 community colleges located throughout Utah (10 public colleges and 16 private colleges), serving 125,599 students.
Minority enrollment is 14% (majority Hispanic), which is less than the national average of 33%.
The student:teacher ratio of 64:1 is more than the 59:1 national average.

Student by Ethnicity

(UT) School Average
American Indian

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Recent Articles
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Free Community College Coming Soon? President Obama Hopes So
Earlier this year, President Obama outlined a proposal that would make community college free for millions of community college students. What does it mean for you?
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
Did You Know?
For Utah public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,912 per year for in-state students and $12,680 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,718 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Utah community colleges have a 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Utah is Everest College-Salt Lake City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.