Utah contains three schools that offer environmental engineering programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking environmental engineering school in UT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 environmental engineering schools in Utah, all of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Utah comes out as the most expensive ($11,363/yr), with Salt Lake Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,987/yr.
Environmental Engineering students from Utah schools who go on to become environmental engineers, environmental scientists, environmental specialists, environmental protection specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 50,610 people working as environmental engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,750. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Utah alone, there are 640 employed environmental scientists and specialists, including health earning an average yearly salary of $60,870. Environmental engineers in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 640 employed.
Also, within the environmental engineering schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from environmental engineering, 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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