Biochemistry in Utah

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Schools Offering Biochemistry Programs in Utah


Around 0.1% of Utah's graduates graduate from biochemistry degree programs every year. That means an estimated 50 biochemists graduate from Utah's 3 biochemistry schools each year.

Top Schools

University of Utah, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Utah that has a biochemistry program. It is located in Salt Lake City. 8 students graduated with a degree in biochemistry from University of Utah in 2010. University of Utah charged in-state students $6,272 in tuition fees per year.

Brigham Young University, which is located in Provo, is the second-ranked school in Utah that has a biochemistry program. It received a ranking of 56th in the country in 2010. 32 students graduated with degree in biochemistry from Brigham Young University in 2010. The tuition rate at Brigham Young University was $4,420 per year.

Utah State University, which is located in Logan, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a biochemistry program. It received a ranking of 66th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 10 students graduated from Utah State University biochemistry program. The tuition rate at Utah State University was $4,828 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Utah's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $5,173 per year, though tuition can range from $6,272 per year to $4,420 per year. In 2010, the following Utah biochemistry schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. University of Utah - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $6,272 per year
  2. Utah State University - located in Logan, students are charged $4,828 per year
  3. Brigham Young University - located in Provo, students are charged $4,420 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Utah biochemistry schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Brigham Young University - located in Provo, students are charged $4,420 per year
  2. Utah State University - located in Logan, students are charged $4,828 per year
  3. University of Utah - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $6,272 per year

A biochemistry degree from an Utah school... what next?

Most people who graduate from biochemistry school in Utah go on to work as a biochemist. If you decide to work as a biochemist in Utah, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 110 Utah biochemists as of 2010. The largest populations of Utah biochemists are working in the following counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - 110 biochemists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 400 biochemists will be working in Utah state. This would require the number of biochemists to grow by 73%.

Salary

On average, biochemists earn $93,460 per year. However, this number is only an average. biochemists in Utah had varying salaries from $48,880 to $158,600 per year in 2010. The following counties in Utah have the highest average salaries for biochemists:

  1. Salt Lake County - $93,010 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Utah statistics regarding a career in biochemistry and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as biology or chemistry.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry in Utah
  • Master's Degree in Biochemistry in Utah
  • Doctoral Degree in Biochemistry in Utah

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,356 miles from location Brigham Young University Provo UT 43.6667 77% 34,130
7,357 miles from location University of Utah Salt Lake City UT 72.974 59% 29,284
7,338 miles from location Utah State University Logan UT 34.0933 48% 15,612
 

Curious what studying Biochemistry gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Utah

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Engineers, All Other + 730 $78,740 30.4%
2
Biological Technicians + 510 $34,990 -61.7%
3
Biochemists and Biophysicists + 110 $93,460 -15.4%
 

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