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University of Utah

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Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9008
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Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Utah.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

2084 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
 
60
2
 
4
Asian Studies/Civilization
 
15
1
 
 
Chinese Language and Literature
 
6
 
 
 
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
 
1
 
 
 
Community Organization and Advocacy
 
 
 
6
 
Comparative Literature
 
0
 
 
 
Educational Psychology
 
 
72
 
10
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
 
8
 
 
 
Family and Community Services
 
 
7
 
 
Historic Preservation and Conservation
 
 
 
0
 
History, General
 
47
6
 
0
Human Development and Family Studies, General
 
137
 
 
 
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
 
1
6
 
 
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
 
 
 
12
 
International Relations and Affairs
 
 
 
10
 
International/Global Studies
 
214
34
0
 
Latin American Studies
 
6
1
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
 
0
 
 
 
Linguistics
 
29
0
 
1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
 
12
0
 
2
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
 
24
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
33
0
 
1
Political Science and Government, General
 
142
5
 
5
Psychology, General
 
342
14
 
11
Psychology, Other
 
 
 
28
 
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology
 
 
0
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
67
0
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
 
12
0
 
Religion/Religious Studies
 
12
 
 
 
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
 
 
 
2
 
School Psychology
 
 
6
 
 
Social Sciences, General
 
78
 
 
 
Social Work
 
108
155
1
4
Sociology
 
133
5
 
1
Sustainability Studies
 
 
15
5
 
Urban Studies/Affairs
 
17
6
108
0
Women's Studies
 
23
 
11
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1542 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
24
14
 
 
Audiology/Audiologist
 
 
0
 
26
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
64
0
 
4
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
 
27
6
 
 
Clinical, Hospital, and Managed Care Pharmacy
 
 
1
 
 
Critical Care Nursing
 
 
 
0
 
Dentistry
 
 
 
 
27
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
2
 
Gerontology
 
 
2
10
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
 
 
1
 
Health Communication
 
 
 
11
 
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
 
 
 
3
 
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
 
 
 
 
0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
 
2
32
 
 
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
 
 
31
 
 
International Public Health/International Health
 
 
 
22
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
211
10
 
6
Medical Informatics
 
 
48
 
14
Medical Scientist
 
 
 
0
 
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
 
 
0
 
3
Medicine
 
 
 
 
118
Neurobiology and Anatomy
 
 
0
 
7
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
 
 
 
0
 
Nursing Administration
 
 
 
0
 
Nursing Education
 
 
 
2
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
1
 
Nutrition Sciences
 
 
22
 
 
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
 
 
9
0
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
32
 
6
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
 
 
0
 
4
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics
 
 
 
 
1
Pharmacology
 
 
 
 
0
Pharmacy
 
 
 
 
61
Physical Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
98
Physician Assistant
 
 
46
 
 
Pre-Dentistry Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Pre-Nursing Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
 
0
 
 
 
Public Health Education and Promotion
 
113
18
 
1
Public Health, General
 
 
44
1
3
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
194
16
 
100
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
 
 
2
 
10
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
 
 
 
0
 
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
 
32
0
 
 
Women's Health Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1476 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
165
142
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
208
274
 
11
Business/Commerce, General
 
1
0
15
 
Consumer Economics
 
20
 
 
 
Consumer Services and Advocacy
 
 
 
3
 
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
 
10
8
 
 
Economics, General
 
191
5
 
12
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
 
19
0
4
 
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
 
 
 
 
0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other
 
7
 
0
 
Finance, General
 
107
 
 
 
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
 
 
0
 
 
Management Science
 
 
48
36
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
120
0
0
 
Operations Management and Supervision
 
29
 
 
 
Real Estate
 
 
39
2
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

1193 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
 
44
24
 
 
Architecture
 
6
 
 
 
Architecture and Related Services, Other
 
2
 
 
 
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
 
130
102
 
36
Biomedical Sciences, General
 
 
0
 
0
Biotechnology
 
 
3
 
 
Chemical Engineering
 
86
20
 
11
Civil Engineering, General
 
52
23
 
9
Computer Engineering, General
 
34
 
 
 
Computer Software Engineering
 
 
18
 
 
Construction Engineering
 
0
0
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
41
31
 
18
Engineering Mechanics
 
 
0
 
 
Engineering, General
 
5
 
0
 
Environmental Studies
 
60
 
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
40
10
2
4
Geological/Geophysical Engineering
 
0
2
 
1
Industrial and Product Design
 
15
 
 
 
Materials Engineering
 
21
9
 
5
Mechanical Engineering
 
169
65
0
27
Metallurgical Engineering
 
11
10
 
8
Mining and Mineral Engineering
 
13
2
 
1
Nanotechnology
 
 
 
12
 
Nuclear Engineering
 
 
3
 
3
Petroleum Engineering
 
 
5
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

892 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
 
22
 
 
 
Arabic Language and Literature
 
 
0
 
0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
12
3
 
 
Art/Art Studies, General
 
58
5
 
 
Chinese Language and Literature
 
6
 
 
 
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Community College Education
 
 
 
0
 
Creative Writing
 
 
2
 
 
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
 
 
0
 
 
Earth Science Teacher Education
 
 
0
 
 
Education, General
 
0
 
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
52
 
9
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
50
 
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
106
4
 
8
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
 
 
 
1
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
 
12
 
1
French Language and Literature
 
8
 
 
 
General Studies
 
0
 
26
 
German Language and Literature
 
3
 
 
 
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
 
1
 
 
 
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
 
0
0
 
0
Hebrew Language and Literature
 
 
0
 
0
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
 
0
 
 
 
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
 
 
0
 
0
Japanese Language and Literature
 
9
 
 
 
Public/Applied History
 
 
 
5
 
Rhetoric and Composition
 
32
 
 
 
Russian Language and Literature
 
3
 
 
 
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
 
 
24
 
9
Spanish Language and Literature
 
28
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
20
20
 
2
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
270
4
 
10
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
38
 
 
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
 
29
 
Turkish Language and Literature
 
 
0
 
0

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

789 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anatomy
 
 
0
 
1
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
 
9
5
 
7
Atomic/Molecular Physics
 
 
 
 
0
Biochemistry
 
 
0
 
12
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
196
2
 
8
Biostatistics
 
 
12
 
 
Biotechnology
 
 
3
 
 
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
 
 
 
 
0
Chemistry, General
 
74
17
 
24
Computational Mathematics
 
 
0
 
 
Environmental Health
 
 
 
 
0
Genetics, General
 
 
 
0
 
Geography
 
 
 
19
 
Geography, Other
 
 
 
1
 
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
 
1
3
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
25
6
 
8
Geophysics and Seismology
 
 
2
 
1
Human/Medical Genetics
 
 
7
 
2
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
 
 
 
0
 
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
 
 
110
 
 
Mathematics and Computer Science
 
0
4
0
 
Mathematics, General
 
73
16
 
15
Oncology and Cancer Biology
 
 
2
 
10
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
 
 
1
 
5
Physical Sciences
 
0
 
 
 
Physical Sciences, Other
 
4
3
 
 
Physics, General
 
49
35
 
17
Physiology, General
 
 
0
 
0
Statistics, General
 
 
0
0
 

611 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, General
 
 
36
 
5
Computer Graphics
 
 
 
0
 
Computer Science
 
177
45
 
7
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
 
9
54
 
 
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
 
 
 
3
 
Information Science/Studies
 
98
153
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
 
 
24
 

317 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ballet
 
25
4
2
 
Dance, General
 
21
3
4
 
Design and Applied Arts, Other
 
 
 
0
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
40
0
 
0
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
 
139
6
 
 
Music Technology
 
 
 
1
 
Music, General
 
43
15
 
12
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
 
 
0
 
 
Visual and Performing Arts, General
 
2
 
 
 
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
 
 
0
 
 

89 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
 
72
14
 
3

69 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication, General
 
69
 
 
 
Design and Visual Communications, General
 
0
 
 
 

0 Trades and Careers Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Engineering
 
0
0
 
 

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Check out the online programs offered at University of Utah.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Communication, General
 
 
 
 
Economics, General
 
 
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
 
 
 
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other
 
 
 
 
Gerontology
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
 
 
 
Medical Informatics
 
 
 
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
 
 
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
 
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
 
Social Work
 
 
 
 
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
  • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
  • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University of Utah Predoctoral Psychology Internship)
  • School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
  • Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
  • English Language (English Language Institute)
Council on Education for Public Health
  • Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
  • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
  • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
  • Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A- Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4.1111111111111 Based on 18 Reviews
  • Alumni
    English, Class of 2002

    Just the regular stuff offered by all universities.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, MA, Class of 1988

    At the time, virtually nothing- just a career "library".

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Class of 2007

    newsletter, networking events, podcasts, workshops

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BSMSE, Class of 1984

    Small class size allowed networking to occur

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks and rec, Class of 2000

    Internships, job shadow, hands on

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Accounting, Class of 2011

    Question is too broad to give a quick answer.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Audiology, Class of 2006

    externships, real life practice, connections

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 2002

    Career Fairs, Guidance counselors, and more.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Music - Performance, Class of 2014

    A lot of hands on practice

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Organizational Behavior, Class of 1984

    Networking events, alumni networking opportunities, mentoring

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Civil Engineering, Class of 2005

    Monthly seminars presented by practicing engineers, Student Chapter of ASCE, career center, lab opportunities

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Political Science , Class of 2013

    Career center, access to mentors and professional networking events.

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4.1111111111111 Based on 18 Reviews
  • Alumni
    accounting, Class of 1976

    Our campus is a commuter University, so we don't have lots of activities. Most students go to class, goes to work then go home.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, MA, Class of 1988

    Split personality- huge difference between commuter and on-campus students.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Class of 2007

    tech savvy, hard working, results driven

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Speech Communication, Class of 1997

    It's a commuter school. The population is older. Many are married.

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Mech Engineering, Class of 1996

    Diverse in a non-diverse area

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Chemistry, Class of 1992

    mostly married, working part time

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 2002

    It's been a while since I was in college, but when I was there the culture was one of pride for the school and yet they still had fun. I have only seen the U of U culture continue to grow and develop into something incredible.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Organizational Behavior, Class of 1984

    It's been over 30 years. It's changed

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Political Science , Class of 2013

    The school is a research institution and is centered on producing ongoing research.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1998

    Music concerts, student club activities, community outreach programs, intramural sports.

    4 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.2777777777778 Based on 18 Reviews
  • Alumni
    English, Class of 2002

    Very up to date, comfortable, welcoming.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    accounting, Class of 1976

    They have done lots of remodeling and building. a

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, MA, Class of 1988

    Recent major construction/infrastructure upgrade. New dorms, newly tripling of library, new labs, new dorms, new dining halls, new shuttle buses, new link to metropolitan light rail.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Class of 2007

    sophisticated and state of the art, modern looking

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Speech Communication, Class of 1997

    Adequate. Not sure I remember.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks and rec, Class of 2000

    Old then, new and nice now

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 2002

    When I was there the facilities were good. Labs and classrooms were suitable and well maintained. I never used the dorms so I don't know about those.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Organizational Behavior, Class of 1984

    Major university facilities - primarily a commuter campus

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Political Science , Class of 2013

    The facilities are always being upgraded and new buildings are being bult.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1998

    Classrooms, chemistry and biology labs, campus library, and gyms.

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4.0555555555556 Based on 18 Reviews
  • Alumni
    accounting, Class of 1976

    Miss is my favorite group. You sign in, all are welcomed.Each member is given k polo shirt and a red one too.They get goodies and other cold weather clothing. They have seats reserved and their job is to scream, and basically be the biggest group of spectators

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BA, MA, Class of 1988

    Skiing, mountain biking, indoor climbing gymns are very popular.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks, Recreation & Tourism, Class of 2007

    intramural sports, cultural events, student associations

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Parks and rec, Class of 2000

    Ski club, diversity clubs and athletics

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Marketing, Class of 2002

    Sports are huge at the U of U. Football, basketball and gymnastics are huge.

    5 Rated January 2016

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