You know that feeling you get when you're on vacation? The people of Salt Lake City feel it all the time. Thanks to its low cost of living and wealth of jobs, Utah's capital is currently ranked the "least stressed-out city" by CNN. Just last year, Forbes ranked Salt Lake City #12 on the list of best places for business and careers. It is steadily becoming a more popular place to live, with an 80% increase in residential units since 1995. Study creative and applied arts, business and technology, or health sciences at one of the state capital's 17 colleges and universities. Compared to the nation's 6.3% unemployment rate, Salt Lake City's is at an astounding low of 2.9%, with a predicted 43.5% job growth over the next ten years. How's that for a perfect formula for success?
Home to the 2002 Winter Olympics, Salt Lake City offers a variety of outdoor sports, like skiing and snowboarding. In fact, there are eight resorts within a 50 mile radius. Summertime activities also get their time in the spotlight with camping, mountain biking, rock climbing, boating, fishing, and hiking. You may also enjoy touring historic sites such as Camp Floyd State Park and Museum, The Cathedral of Madeleine, or the Deuel Pioneer Log Home. So sit back, relax, and study in a beautiful, stress free city.Click Here to See the Best Colleges in the US*Bureau of Labor Statistics *Wikipedia "Salt Lake City" *visitsaltlake.com *bestplaces.net/economy
Western Governors University offers 130 degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2020, 42,698 students graduated with students earning 24,676 Bachelor's degrees, 17,808 Master's degrees, and 214 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT||20 : 1||33,081|
|AmeriTech College-Draper Draper, UT||29 : 1||1,429|
|Westminster College Salt Lake City, UT||14 : 1||1,849|
|Neumont College of Computer Science Salt Lake City, UT||44 : 1||529|
|Top Nails & Hair Beauty School Taylorsville, UT||109|