Utah contains nine schools that offer emergency management programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking emergency management school in UT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 emergency management schools in Utah, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Utah Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,719/yr), with College of Eastern Utah as the lowest recorded at only $7,300/yr.
Emergency Management students from Utah schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Utah alone, there are 3,430 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $66,910. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $52,790/yr and there are 150 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from emergency management, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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