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 372 students (62% 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 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.
  • Provo College is one of 5 community colleges within Utah County, UT.
  • The nearest community college to Provo College is Stevens-Henager College (Orem) (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% 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 Faculty36 staff34 staff
Provo College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Provo College has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same 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 grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment372 students914 students
Provo College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:130:1
Provo College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students230 students270 students
Provo College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students142 students644 students
Provo College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Provo College Enrollment Breakdown UT All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% White
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
Provo College Ethnicity Breakdown UT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.550.37
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,200$32,700

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,882 is more than the state average of $14,781. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,882$14,781
Provo College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% 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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Did You Know?
Utah County, UT community colleges have a diversity score of 0.38, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Utah County, UT is Provo College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.