Accounting Schools In Utah

Utah has 32 accredited accounting schools where accounting faculty who teach accounting classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in accounting in the state of Utah, which encompasses accounting training at the following levels:

  • Accounting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree in Accounting


Schools

  1. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Broadview University

    1902 W 7800 S, West Jordan, Utah 84088

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

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  4. Davis Applied Technology College

    550 E 300 S, Kaysville, Utah 84037-2699

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Dixie State College of Utah

    225 S 700 E, Saint George, Utah 84770-3876

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Eagle Gate College in Murray

    5588 South Green Street, Murray, Utah 84123-6965

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Latter-day Saints Business College

    95 North 300 West, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101-3500

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Everest College-West Valley City

    3280 W 3500 S, West Valley City, Utah 84119-2632

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College

    200 N Washington Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84404-4089

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Southern Utah University

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Stevens-Henager College-Ogden

    1350 W. 1890 S., West Haven, Utah 84401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Stevens-Henager College of Business-Provo

    1476 South Sandhill Road, Orem, Utah 84058

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Uintah Basin Applied Technology College

    1100 E Lagoon St 124-5, Roosevelt, Utah 84066

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Utah State University

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Utah Valley University

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Salt Lake Community College

    4600 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. University of Utah

    201 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-9008

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. Weber State University

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Westminster College in Salt Lake City

    1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. University of Phoenix-Utah Campus

    5373 S. Green Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123-4642

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  22. Western Governors University

    4001 East 700 South, Suite 701, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  23. Stevens-Henager College in Murray

    383 W Vine St, Murray, Utah 84123-5671

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Stevens-Henager College in Logan

    755 S Main St, Logan, Utah 84321

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. Eagle Gate College in Layton

    915 N 400 W, Layton, Utah 84041

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  26. DeVry University-Utah

    9350 S. 150 East, Ste. 420, Sandy, Utah 84070-2704

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  27. Southwest Applied Technology Center

    510 West 800 South, Cedar City, Utah 84720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  28. Broadview University-Layton

    869 West Hill Field Road, Layton, Utah 84041

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  29. Broadview University-Orem Campus

    898 N 1200 W, Orem, Utah 84057

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  30. Strayer University-Utah

    9815 S Monroe St Ste 200, Sandy, Utah 84070

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  31. Provo College_??_??_American Fork

    1262 S 820 E, American Fork, Utah 84003

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  32. Broadview University-Salt Lake City

    240 E Morris Ave, Salt Lake City, Utah 84115

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Accounting Employment

Utah 28,100
National 3,526,740

Approximately 1% of the country's accounting professionals work in Utah state.

Employment Growth for Accounting professionals In Utah

30,200 31,700 30,360 28,700 28,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of accounting professionals is shrinking in Utah. In 2010 there were 2,100 less accounting professionals working in Utah than there were in 2006. This represents a 7% decline in the field. This decline is slower than the national trend for accounting professionals which shows a 7% decrease in the number of accounting professionals working around the nation.

Accounting VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$38,690 $40,695 $42,563 $43,140 $44,822
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of accounting professionals is declining, the salaries paid to accounting professionals are increasing in Utah. Accounting professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $38,690 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $44,822 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$29,742
25th percentile
$35,290
50th percentile
$42,543
75th percentile
$53,198
90th percentile
$63,695

This represents a growth in salaries of 14%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 114% pay differential between the highest paid accounting professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of accounting in Utah.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Utah

Accounting
$44,822
Business
$81,929
Business Administration
$75,253
Finance
$67,362
Forensic Accounting
$55,637
Small Business
$87,040

Accounting professionals in Utah earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Accounting programs available for each degree type for all schools in Utah

associate
16
bachelor
19
master
9
doctor
0
Certificate
10
Total54

As the number of accounting professionals is decreasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 32 accredited accounting schools in Utah state is increasing. In Utah, there were 1,531 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,591 graduates from accounting courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of accounting school degree or certificate graduates in Utah by 4%. 35% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in accounting.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Utah

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