Computer Science in Utah

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad_cliff_notes Ad_open_courseware Never-leave-home

There are schools offering computer science degrees in Utah!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Computer Science Programs in Utah


Approximately 0.5% of graduates in of Utah receive computer science degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 445 computer science professionals graduate from Utah's 13 computer science schools.

Top Schools

University of Utah, which is located in Salt Lake City, is the top-ranked school in Utah that has a computer science program. It received a ranking of 27th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Utah graduated 101 students from its computer science program. University of Utah charged in-state students $6,272 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Utah that has a computer science program is Brigham Young University. Brigham Young University, which was ranked 56th in the country in 2010, is located in Provo. In 2010, 88 students graduated from Brigham Young University computer science program. Brigham Young University charged in-state students $4,420 in tuition fees per year.

Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo, which is located in Orem, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a computer science program. It received a ranking of 57th in the country in 2010. 13 students graduated with degree in computer science from Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo in 2010. The tuition rate at Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo was $14,867 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Utah's computer science schools ranges from $33,380 per year to $2,542 per year. But, the average tuition is $11,421 per year. In 2010, the following Utah computer science schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Neumont University - located in South Jordan, students are charged $33,380 per year
  2. Stevens-Henager College-Ogden - located in Ogden, students are charged $27,350 per year
  3. Westminster College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $25,980 per year

The computer science schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Utah were:

  1. Snow College - located in Ephraim, students are charged $2,542 per year
  2. Salt Lake Community College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,932 per year
  3. Utah Valley University - located in Orem, students are charged $4,288 per year

A computer science degree from an Utah school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Utah computer science professionals:

  1. Salt Lake County - 2,070 computer science professionals
  2. Juab County - 740 computer science professionals
  3. Davis County - 320 computer science professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of computer science professionals in the state of Utah will grow to 4,010. This would require a 8% growth in the field.

Salary

On average, computer science professionals earn a salary of $72,690 per year in Utah state. However, Utah computer science professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $17,350 per year to more than $153,090 per year in 2010. On average computer science professional earn the most in the following Utah counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - $75,447 per year
  2. Juab County - $71,867 per year
  3. Davis County - $64,425 per year

The Utah counties with the lowest average salary for computer science professionals are:

  1. Davis County - $64,425 per year
  2. Juab County - $71,867 per year
  3. Salt Lake County - $75,447 per year

On average, the highest paid computer science professionals in Utah were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $103,620 per year
  2. Computer Science Teacher - $85,260 per year
  3. Computer Operator - $29,190 per year

The computer science professionals with lowest average salaries in Utah were:

  1. Computer Science Teacher - $85,260 per year
  2. Computer Operator - $29,190 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer science in Utah and to compare salaries with various related fields such as information systems or information technology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Science in Utah
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Utah
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science in Utah
  • Doctoral Degree in Computer Science in Utah

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,364 miles from location Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City UT 17.6641 n/a 34,966
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
7,359 miles from location Utah Valley University Orem UT 15.0907 n/a 28,765
7,355 miles from location Weber State University Ogden UT 23.3311 n/a 23,001
7,474 miles from location Southern Utah University Cedar City UT 27.7334 53% 8,066
7,368 miles from location Snow College Ephraim UT 24.7077 n/a 4,368
7,358 miles from location Westminster College Salt Lake City UT 27.2814 35% 3,037
7,362 miles from location Stevens-Henager College Salt Lake City UT 15.1746 n/a 1,080
7,357 miles from location Stevens-Henager College-Ogden Ogden UT 32.9278 n/a 388
7,359 miles from location Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo Orem UT 42.6262 100% 375
7,340 miles from location Stevens-Henager College Logan UT 18.3989 n/a 288
7,364 miles from location Neumont University South Jordan UT 13.1531 100% 245
 

Curious what studying Computer Science 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
Computer and Information Systems Managers + 1,960 $103,620 5.9%
2
Computer Operators + 890 $29,190 -28.2%
3
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary + 520 $85,260 36.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are computer science related jobs in Utah