Independence University - Utah Campus

  • Stevens-Henager College is distinguished as one of the oldest colleges in Utah and in the country. Established 115 years ago, it is the only career college that has trained generations of graduates for Utah jobs. Today, Stevens-Henager is still one of the very few Utah career colleges offering accredited Bachelor's and Occupational Associate's Degrees.

School Highlights

Independence University - Utah Campus serves 205 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Independence University - Utah Campus(UT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty21 staff34 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Independence University - Utah Campus has declined by 36% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Independence University - Utah Campus diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment205 students914 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:130:1
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# Full-Time Students205 students270 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
18%
7%
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% Black
3%
2%
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% White
66%
79%
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% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Two or more races
7%
1%
% Unknown races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.530.37
This chart display the diversity score of Independence University - Utah Campus and the community college average diversity score of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,600$32,700
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $16,972 is more than the state average of $14,781. The private state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,972$14,781
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%89%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Independence University - Utah Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$26,601$19,629
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Independence University - Utah Campus 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$6,625$6,625
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Independence University - Utah Campus 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

School Notes

  • Stevens-Henager College in Ogden, Utah has played a vital part in the education of the residents of Utah for 115 years. Founded in 1891 by Professor J.A. Smith, our college in Ogden has a proud heritage in the northern Utah community. Originally a business school, Stevens-Henager College in Ogden is now a career college offering bachelor's degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, and Technology. At Stevens-Henager College (SHC) you can complete your Associate's Degree in 20 months and your Bachelor's Degree in as few as 36 months. We offer degree programs in Medical Assisting, Surgical Technology, Business, Accounting, Networking and Information Systems, and Software and Mobile Applications Development. Our unique high-value programs prepare you with multiple skills so you can acquire numerous certifications and/or licenses within your field. Stevens-Henager College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Independence University - Utah Campus is Latter-Day Saints Business College (7.5 miles away).
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    Salt Lake City UT  84101
    (801) 524-8100
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    Kaysville UT  84037
    (801) 593-2500
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  • 217 students | 12.50 Mi3280 W 3500 S
    West Valley City UT  84119
    (801) 840-4800
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    Salt Lake City UT  84107
    (801) 713-0915
    13.50371
  • Broadview University-Layton
    Private, for profit
    126 students | 13.60 Mi869 West Hill Field Road
    Layton UT  84041
    (801) 498-6300
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