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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Utah


Each year, roughly 3.0% of Utah students graduate with degrees in technology. In other words, every year an estimated 2,685 technology professionals graduate from Utah's 39 technology schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Utah with a technology program is University of Utah, which is located in Salt Lake City. In 2010, it was ranked 27th nationwide. In 2010, 364 students graduated from University of Utah's technology program. University of Utah charged in-state students $6,272 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Utah that has a technology program is Brigham Young University. Brigham Young University, which was ranked 56th in the country in 2010, is located in Provo. 508 students graduated with degree in technology from Brigham Young University in 2010. Students at Brigham Young University paid $4,420 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Utah that has a technology program is Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo. Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo, which was ranked 57th in the country in 2010, is located in Orem. In 2010, Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo graduated 15 students from its technology programs. Tuition at Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo was $14,867 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Utah's technology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $9,771 per year, though tuition can range from $33,380 per year to $2,542 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Utah technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  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 lowest tuition rates at Utah technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Snow College - located in Ephraim, students are charged $2,542 per year
  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah - located in Price, students are charged $2,670 per year
  3. Latter-day Saints Business College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,900 per year

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

In Utah, the largest numbers of technology professional work in the following counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - 590 technology professionals
  2. Juab County - 360 technology professionals
  3. Davis County - 270 technology professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of technology professionals in the state of Utah will grow to 4,040. This would require a 28% growth in the profession.

Salary

technology professionals in Utah make an average of $56,725 per year. But, salaries for technology professional can vary. In 2010, technology professional made as little as less than $28,180 per year or as much as more than $89,460 per year in Utah. On average technology professional earn the most in the following Utah counties:

  1. Washington County - $63,870 per year
  2. Davis County - $58,250 per year
  3. Salt Lake County - $55,830 per year

On average, technology professionals earn the least in the following Utah counties:

  1. Juab County - $53,370 per year
  2. Salt Lake County - $55,830 per year
  3. Davis County - $58,250 per year

The technology professionals with highest average salaries in Utah were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $59,010 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $54,440 per year

The technology professionals with lowest average salaries in Utah were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $59,010 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $54,440 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in technology in Utah and to compare salaries with various related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering, 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 Technology in Utah
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Utah
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Utah
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Utah
  • Certificate in Technology in Utah

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators 930 $54,440 5.7%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 460 $59,010 17.9%
 

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