Utah contains two schools that offer fashion merchandising programs. Bridgerland Applied Technology College, the highest-ranking fashion merchandising school in UT, has a total student population of 882 and is the 2991st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 fashion merchandising schools in Utah, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bridgerland Applied Technology College comes out as the most expensive ($11,256/yr), with Salt Lake Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,987/yr.
Fashion Merchandising students from Utah schools who go on to become fashion merchandisers, fashion designers, fashion models, fashion marketers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 61,280 people working as merchandise displayers and window trimmers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $28,480. Also, Commercial and industrial designers make on average $61,400 per year and there are about 29,170 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Utah alone, there are 430 employed commercial and industrial designers earning an average yearly salary of $60,910. Merchandise displayers and window trimmers in this state earn $29,750/yr and there are 990 employed.
Also, within the fashion merchandising schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from fashion merchandising, 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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