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Science Schools in Utah

There are ten Utah schools offering science programs. In 2010, 1,786 students graduated with degrees from Utah science schools. 1,480 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 141 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,853 students graduate from programs in Utah in science every year. This accounts for 1% of science students who US schools graduate. Out of those, one student graduated with certificates in science, 56 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,480 with a bachelor's level degree, 141 with a master's level degree, and 108 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Ten science schools are located in this state. And out of these, eight schools are public, while two schools are private. Tuition at a private science school varies from $4,420 to $25,980, while tuition at a public science school varies from $3,489 to $6,272.

Average tuition for programs in science is $6,028. While the highest tuition for science programs, which is $25,980 per year, is at Westminster College, the lowest tuition in Utah, which is $3,489 every year, is at Dixie State College of Utah.

Schools in Utah offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for science students.

Science Program Completions in Utah 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,853 students graduate from programs in Utah in science every year. This accounts for 1% of science students who US schools graduate. Out of those, one student graduated with certificates in science, 56 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,480 with a bachelor's level degree, 141 with a master's level degree, and 108 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Science Program Completions in Utah 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Associate 2006: 68
  • Associate 2007: 59
  • Associate 2008: 53
  • Associate 2009: 61
  • Associate 2010: 56
  • Bachelor 2006: 1206
  • Bachelor 2007: 1456
  • Bachelor 2008: 1575
  • Bachelor 2009: 1553
  • Bachelor 2010: 1480
  • Master 2006: 162
  • Master 2007: 154
  • Master 2008: 173
  • Master 2009: 140
  • Master 2010: 141
  • Doctorate 2006: 84
  • Doctorate 2007: 125
  • Doctorate 2008: 120
  • Doctorate 2009: 130
  • Doctorate 2010: 108

Science Program Availability in Utah

Schools in this state offer a total of 134 programs in science. Of these programs, about 43.3% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Science Program Availability in Utah

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 58
  • Master: 36
  • Doctorate: 29

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38450
  • 25th Percentile: 46360
  • Median: 57430
  • 75th Percentile: 78000
  • 90th Percentile: 98180

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Salary by Percentile

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48990
  • 25th Percentile: 57830
  • Median: 77580
  • 75th Percentile: 120050
  • 90th Percentile: 160410

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 60420
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Wind Energy Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Wind Energy Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42310
  • 25th Percentile: 57670
  • Median: 80740
  • 75th Percentile: 100760
  • 90th Percentile: 113000

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29300
  • 25th Percentile: 54030
  • Median: 74710
  • 75th Percentile: 89440
  • 90th Percentile: 100920

Atmospheric and Space Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Atmospheric and Space Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34830
  • 25th Percentile: 63140
  • Median: 89450
  • 75th Percentile: 111180
  • 90th Percentile: 128820

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37600
  • 25th Percentile: 45260
  • Median: 57410
  • 75th Percentile: 68820
  • 90th Percentile: 80280

Physical Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Physical Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38780
  • 25th Percentile: 68820
  • Median: 83370
  • 75th Percentile: 95460
  • 90th Percentile: 112800

Bioinformatics Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Bioinformatics Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31320
  • 25th Percentile: 53780
  • Median: 65050
  • 75th Percentile: 74630
  • 90th Percentile: 84850

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43070
  • 25th Percentile: 52930
  • Median: 66660
  • 75th Percentile: 87570
  • 90th Percentile: 119820

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47450
  • 25th Percentile: 50620
  • Median: 60700
  • 75th Percentile: 74610
  • 90th Percentile: 82560

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51170
  • 25th Percentile: 60220
  • Median: 85680
  • 75th Percentile: 113780
  • 90th Percentile: 145550

Hydrologists — Salary by Percentile

Hydrologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47450
  • 25th Percentile: 61220
  • Median: 72710
  • 75th Percentile: 90010
  • 90th Percentile: 100920

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Salary by Percentile

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45470
  • 25th Percentile: 53810
  • Median: 65190
  • 75th Percentile: 77280
  • 90th Percentile: 90450

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Salary by Percentile

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40810
  • 25th Percentile: 49660
  • Median: 61280
  • 75th Percentile: 66970
  • 90th Percentile: 81840

Materials Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Materials Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58390
  • 25th Percentile: 75870
  • Median: 94270
  • 75th Percentile: 114090
  • 90th Percentile: 134170

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 52165
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45910
  • Median Salary 2007: 47110
  • Median Salary 2008: 48760
  • Median Salary 2009: 53290
  • Median Salary 2010: 57430
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 210
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Employment Trend

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54960
  • Median Salary 2007: 57120
  • Median Salary 2008: 54570
  • Median Salary 2009: 70870
  • Median Salary 2010: 77580
  • Total Employed 2006: 95
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51680
  • Median Salary 2007: 52190
  • Median Salary 2008: 57360
  • Median Salary 2009: 58870
  • Median Salary 2010: 60420
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Wind Energy Engineers — Employment Trend

Wind Energy Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67830
  • Median Salary 2007: 78990
  • Median Salary 2008: 77610
  • Median Salary 2009: 74890
  • Median Salary 2010: 80740
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 540
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 730

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57480
  • Median Salary 2007: 66400
  • Median Salary 2008: 68400
  • Median Salary 2009: 74360
  • Median Salary 2010: 74710
  • Total Employed 2006: 2280
  • Total Employed 2007: 1710
  • Total Employed 2008: 1780
  • Total Employed 2009: 1780
  • Total Employed 2010: 1850

Materials Scientists — Employment Trend

Materials Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55135
  • Median Salary 2007: 57300
  • Median Salary 2008: 73530
  • Median Salary 2009: 73630
  • Median Salary 2010: 94270
  • Total Employed 2006: 75
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Physical Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

Physical Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73410
  • Median Salary 2007: 76130
  • Median Salary 2008: 78050
  • Median Salary 2009: 84620
  • Median Salary 2010: 83370
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Bioinformatics Scientists — Employment Trend

Bioinformatics Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57900
  • Median Salary 2007: 60020
  • Median Salary 2008: 61220
  • Median Salary 2009: 62060
  • Median Salary 2010: 65050
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Chemists — Employment Trend

Chemists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54410
  • Median Salary 2007: 53610
  • Median Salary 2008: 60340
  • Median Salary 2009: 64830
  • Median Salary 2010: 66660
  • Total Employed 2006: 640
  • Total Employed 2007: 730
  • Total Employed 2008: 790
  • Total Employed 2009: 820
  • Total Employed 2010: 960

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45780
  • Median Salary 2007: 45340
  • Median Salary 2008: 47200
  • Median Salary 2009: 49620
  • Median Salary 2010: 52165
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 300
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 330
  • Total Employed 2010: 340

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59090
  • Median Salary 2007: 61410
  • Median Salary 2008: 61735
  • Median Salary 2009: 62060
  • Median Salary 2010: 60700
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85490
  • Median Salary 2007: 88850
  • Median Salary 2008: 96030
  • Median Salary 2009: 84980
  • Median Salary 2010: 85680
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Hydrologists — Employment Trend

Hydrologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63910
  • Median Salary 2007: 66560
  • Median Salary 2008: 72390
  • Median Salary 2009: 74360
  • Median Salary 2010: 72710
  • Total Employed 2006: 75
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Employment Trend

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55790
  • Median Salary 2007: 61450
  • Median Salary 2008: 63720
  • Median Salary 2009: 65800
  • Median Salary 2010: 65190
  • Total Employed 2006: 330
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 430
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 340

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Employment Trend

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61780
  • Median Salary 2007: 64080
  • Median Salary 2008: 55810
  • Median Salary 2009: 60360
  • Median Salary 2010: 61280
  • Total Employed 2006: 1000
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 610
  • Total Employed 2009: 640
  • Total Employed 2010: 640

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59480
  • Median Salary 2007: 60860
  • Median Salary 2008: 62740
  • Median Salary 2009: 53930
  • Median Salary 2010: 57410
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 270
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Atmospheric and Space Scientists — Employment Trend

Atmospheric and Space Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76220
  • Median Salary 2007: 84060
  • Median Salary 2008: 87440
  • Median Salary 2009: 90030
  • Median Salary 2010: 89450
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Utah vs National Science Employment

Utah vs National Science Employment

  • Employed in Utah: 0.863% (6210)

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1. Westminster College

1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
(801) 484-7651

Westminster College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Salt Lake City, UT. It offers four programs in science. Students are offered four bachelor's level science degrees by this liberal arts college. Westminister is a 4-year institution. This liberal arts college is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Utah offering science in terms of programs.

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2. Brigham Young University - Provo

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

Brigham Young University-Provo is near the center of the city. It offers 43 programs in science. Specifically, students are offered 23 degrees at the bachelor's level in science by it, 12 science degrees at the master's level, and eight doctorate level degrees in science. This university is one of 3 research universities in Utah. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Utah offering science.

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3. Utah State University - College of Eastern Utah

451 E 400 N
Price, UT 84501
(435) 637-2120x0

Founded in 1957, Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah is a public 2-year institution. It is in town of Price, Utah. This public school is the 15th biggest institution in the state of Utah. It offers subjects such as beauty, music, and nursing. It offers 28 certificates and 58 degrees at the associates level to students. 2,172 students pursued degrees from the 69 programs at this school in 2010. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits this school. This school is one of 16 public post-secondary institutions in Utah.

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4. Snow College

150 E College Ave
Ephraim, UT 84627
(435) 283-7000

Snow College is located in town of Ephraim, Utah. This college offers five science programs. This community college offers five degrees at the associate's level in science to students. It is one of 2 community colleges in Utah. In terms of enrollment, it ranks sixth in the state of Utah.

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5. Utah Valley University

800 W University Parkway
Orem, UT 84058-5999
(801) 863-8000

Utah Valley University offers seven programs in science. Of those, it offers two science degrees at the associate's level to students and five bachelor's level science degrees. UVU, which is 2.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Orem, UT. This school is a public 4-year institution.

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6. Dixie State College of Utah

225 S 700 E
St. George, UT 84770-3876
(435) 652-7500

Dixie State College of Utah, which is near the center of the city, is in St. George, UT and DSC offers one program in science. Overall, 8,553 students pursue degrees in 35 Dixie State College of Utah programs.

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7. Salt Lake Community College

4600 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
(801) 957-4111

Salt Lake Community College is located in the suburbs of Salt Lake City, Utah. It offers four programs in science. More specifically, this large college offers one science certificate to students and three science degrees at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the second largest institution in the state of Utah offering science in terms of programs.

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8. Utah State University

Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-1400
(435) 797-1000

Utah State University is in the center of Logan. This university offers 27 science programs. Of those, students are offered eight degrees at the bachelor's level in science by this big university, ten science degrees at the master's level, and nine doctorate level degrees in science. 16,472 students pursue degrees in 227 programs at this university, overall.

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9. Southern Utah University

351 West University Blvd
Cedar City, UT 84720
(435) 586-7700

Southern Utah University is in Cedar City, UT. It offers three programs in science. SUU offers students three bachelor's level degrees in science. 8,024 students pursue degrees in 89 programs at this school, overall. This school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Utah offering science in terms of programs.

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10. The University of Utah

201 Presidents Circle
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9008
(801) 581-7200

The University of Utah offers 34 programs in science. Specifically, Utah offers eight degrees at the bachelor's level in science to students, 14 degrees at the master's level in science, and 12 doctorate level degrees in science. Utah, which is 2.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Salt Lake City, UT. Overall, 30,819 students seek degrees in 248 U programs.

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11. Weber State University

3848 Harrison Blvd
Ogden, UT 84408-1137
(801) 626-6000

Weber State University offers six programs in science. Students are offered six degrees at the bachelor's level in science by WSU. WSU, which is 2.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Ogden, UT. 24,048 students seek degrees in 163 programs at this big school, overall.