Eagle Gate College-Murray

  • Eagle Gate College is a leader in career education in Utah. Our mission is to help you attain a rewarding career through student-centered training and education of the highest quality. We're accomplishing this mission by teaching the skills that apply directly to the marketplace and that employers want to hire. In today's job market, college graduates with career specific skills are in demand. Eagle Gate College's programs are developed with industry professionals who assist us with curriculum development and also recruit our graduates. You'll receive hands-on learning in the classroom that proves your skills and reduces the need for on-the-job training. Eagle Gate College offers degrees and certifications that can be earned entirely online so that earning your education is on your time. Our accelerated programs make it easy to finish quickly and our accredited programs teach you the skills you need to begin your career with confidence.
School Highlights
  • Eagle Gate College-Murray serves 329 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.
  • Eagle Gate College-Murray is one of 9 community colleges within Salt Lake County, UT.
  • The nearest community college to Eagle Gate College-Murray is Stevens-Henager College (Murray) (0.7 miles away).

Top Placements

Eagle Gate College-Murray places among the top 20% of community colleges in Utah for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 87% over five years.
Eagle Gate College-Murray(UT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty30 staff34 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Eagle Gate College-Murray has grown by 38% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The Eagle Gate College-Murray diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment329 students914 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:130:1
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# Full-Time Students329 students270 students
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# Part-Time Students-644 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
5%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
18%
7%
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% Black
3%
2%
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% White
48%
79%
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% Hawaiian
2%
1%
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% Two or more races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
20%
5%
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Diversity Score0.690.37
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College Completion Rate
36%
41%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,700$32,700
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $10,975 is less than the state average of $14,781. The private state tuition has declined by 19% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,975$14,781
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,629$19,629
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Eagle Gate College-Murray and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in UT by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$8,778$6,625
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Eagle Gate College-Murray and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in UT by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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