Utah State University

School Highlights
  • Utah State University serves 27,662 students (61% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
  • Utah State University is the only community colleges within Cache County, UT.
  • The nearest community college to Utah State University is Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College (34.0 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 991 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Utah State University(UT) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty991 staff34 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Utah State University has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Utah State University diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment27,662 students914 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:130:1
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# Full-Time Students16,953 students270 students
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# Part-Time Students10,709 students644 students
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# Undergraduate Students15,823 students270 students
# Graduate Students1,130 students44 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
2,775351
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
4%
7%
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% Black
1%
2%
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% White
80%
79%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Non Resident races
4%
2%
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% Unknown races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.350.37
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$47,200$34,000

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $6,250 is less than the state average of $6,840. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $18,250 is more than the state average of $14,426. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$6,250$6,840
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Out-State Tuition Fees$18,250$14,426
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2010)$9,550$13,250
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2010)$5,267$6,334
Acceptance Rate98%98%
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SAT Total Avg.1,0951,095
SAT Reading545545
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SAT Math550550
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ACT Total Avg.7070
ACT Composite2323
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ACT English2424
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ACT Math2323
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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