Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah

  • College of Eastern Utah is committed to the highest standards of instruction and learning in its academic and applied technology programs. The College prepares students for certification, degree or transfer programs and recognizes that education continues beyond graduation. We strive to help instill the curiosity and skills necessary for a student to continue learning throughout life.

School Highlights

Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah serves 2,323 students (55% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American), which is more than the state average of 25%.

Top Rankings

Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Utah for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 154 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah(UT) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty154 staff26 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah has grown by 64% over five years.
The Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,323 students1,141 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:133:1
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# Full-Time Students1,279 students412 students
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# Part-Time Students1,044 students729 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
22%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
6%
11%
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% Black
1%
1%
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% White
69%
75%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score0.000.42
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College Completion Rate
32%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,000$33,400
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid50%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$4,500$15,433
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$6,301
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • College of Eastern Utah is a two year, state supported community college operated under the Utah State Board of Regents. It is accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges, by the Utah State Board of Education and is a member of the National Commission on Accrediting. Credits earned at the College of Eastern Utah are transferable to other institutions of higher learning in the United States. At Utah's youngest community college, numerous changes have occurred over the last 67 years. Since 1937 we have grown from Carbon College, with an enrollment of 146, to College of Eastern Utah, with an enrollment of over 3200 students. In the early years by an act of the Utah State legislature we were under the Utah State Board of Education. In 1959, the college became a branch of the University of Utah. In 1965 we became College of Eastern Utah, and four years later our relationship with the University of Utah was terminated. As a result of the 1969 Higher Education Act, we became a full-fledged member of the Utah State System of Higher Education. Our primary campuses are located in Price and Blanding, with a college center in Castle Dale. The Price campus has over 16 buildings. The campus settings are extraordinary. The opportunities for biking, hiking, fishing, and other outdoor activities is unparalleled. Because of our setting, our faculty and students have a chance to participate in world-class archeological and paleontological excavations. The college offer academic programs that facilitate seamless transitions to four-year institutions as well as applied technology programs that provide certificates and degrees that lead to jobs. The college Offers more than 400 courses in 60 areas of study, Associate of Arts & Associate of Science Degrees, Associate of Applied Science Degrees, Certificates of Completion and Great transfer programs to four year colleges & universities.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Utah State University-College Of Eastern Utah is Snow College (44.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 5,514 students | 44.80 Mi150 E College Ave
    Ephraim, UT 84627
    (435) 283-7000
    44.805,514
  • Provo College
    Private, for profit
    446 students | 64.00 Mi1450 W 820 N
    Provo, UT 84601
    64.00446
  • Stevens-Henager College
    Private not-for-profit
    125 students | 66.20 Mi1476 Sandhill Road
    Orem, UT 84058
    (801) 373-0285
    66.20125
  • 39,931 students | 66.60 Mi800 W University Parkway
    Orem, UT 84058
    (801) 863-8000
    66.6039,931
  • AmeriTech College-Draper
    Private for-profit
    723 students | 85.60 Mi12257 South Business Park Drive-Ste 100
    Draper, UT 84020
    (801) 816-1444
    85.60723
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Did You Know?
For Utah public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,544 per year for in-state students and $13,647 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,416 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Utah community colleges have a diversity score of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Utah is Stevens-Henager College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.