Utah contains 34 schools that offer medicine and health programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in UT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 34 medicine and health schools in Utah, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Stevens Henager College-Logan comes out as the most expensive ($46,580/yr), with Mountainland Applied Technology College as the lowest recorded at only $1,568/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Utah schools who go on to become medicine and health professionals, office administrators, massage therapists, trainers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Utah alone, there are 17,670 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $59,370. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $89,140/yr and there are 2,140 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, 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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