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Brigham Young University - Provo

Brigham Young University - Provo

Main Campus
Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-4636

Founded in 1875, Brigham Young University-Provo is a 4-year research institution. Brigham Young, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Provo, UT. It is the the second oldest and the second biggest institution in the state of Utah. This university offers students one certificate, 168 degrees at the bachelors level, 81 degrees at the masters level, and 25 doctoral level degrees. In 2010, 33,841 students pursued degrees from the 196 programs at this university. BYU offers subjects such as computer science, forensic accounting, and counseling. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits it. This university is one of 3 research universities in Utah.

Admission

In 2010, 10,913 students applied for admission to this university. This university admitted under two-thirds of the applicants or 6,984 students. 54% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 10,913 students applied for admission to this university. This university admitted under two-thirds of the applicants or 6,984 students. 54% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 64%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 68%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 33,841 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 33,841 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 17597
  • Total Enrolled Female: 16244
  • Undergraduate Male: 15509
  • Undergraduate Female: 14900
  • Graduate Male: 2128
  • Graduate Female: 1304

Faculty Demographics

This university has 1,750 teachers. Approximately 72% of instructors are full-time, close to 27% of teachers are part-time, and one-third of the faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

This university has 1,750 teachers. Approximately 72% of instructors are full-time, close to 27% of teachers are part-time, and one-third of the faculty are women.

  • Male: 1162
  • Female: 588
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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