Provo College

  • With thousands of graduates along the Wasatch Front, Provo College is committed to career education in Utah. Our mission is to help committed students attain rewarding careers through student-centered training and education of the highest quality. Were accomplishing this mission by teaching the skills that apply directly to the marketplace and that employers want to hire. In todays job market, college graduates with career specific skills are in demand. Provo Colleges programs are developed with industry professionals who assist us with curriculum development and also recruit our graduates. Youll receive hands-on learning in the classroom that proves your skills and reduces the need for on-the-job training.
  • Degrees and diplomas that get noticed. Flexible courses that work with your schedule. Accelerated programs so you finish faster. These are things our students love about Provo College. Youll gain real-world experience both in the classroom and through externships at top-notch firms that can evolve into full-time positions. Youll learn from experienced faculty to enter the workforce with confidence.
School Highlights
  • Provo College serves 446 students (52% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.
  • Provo College is one of 4 community colleges within Utah County, UT.
  • The nearest community college to Provo College is Utah Valley University (2.7 miles away).

Top Placements

Provo College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Utah for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Provo College(UT) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty26 staff34 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Provo College has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The Provo College diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment446 students914 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:130:1
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# Full-Time Students230 students270 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Provo College and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
# Part-Time Students142 students644 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Provo College.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of UT.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
13%
7%
% White
64%
79%
% Hawaiian
2%
1%
% Two or more races
3%
1%
% Unknown races
15%
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Provo College.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.550.37
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
55%
55%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,200$32,700

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,880 is more than the state average of $14,781. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,880$14,781
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Provo College and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%89%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$17,029$19,629
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$8,625$6,625
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Associate of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
  • Diploma in Criminal Justice
  • Associate of Science in Dental Assisting
  • Diploma in Dental Assisting
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration
  • Associate of Science in Medical Assisting
  • Diploma in Medical Assisting
  • Associate of Science in Medical Billing and Coding
  • Diploma in Medical Billing and Coding
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies
  • Associate of Science in Paralegal Studies
  • Associate of Science in Personal Fitness Training
  • Diploma in Personal Fitness Training
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Diploma in Massage Therapy

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For Utah public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,840 per year for in-state students and $14,426 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,781 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Utah community colleges have a diversity score of 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Utah is Eagle Gate College-Murray. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.