Engineering Schools In Utah

In Utah, there are 13 accredited schools where engineering classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Utah, and the future trends in engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Schools

  1. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Davis Applied Technology College

    550 E 300 S, Kaysville, Utah 84037-2699

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

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

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

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

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

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

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

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

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

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

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Mountainland Applied Technology College

    987 S Geneva Rd, Orem, Utah 84058-5857

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Engineering Employment

Utah 15,820
National 1,704,460

Of all of the engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Utah state.

Employment Growth for Engineering professionals In Utah

17,730 18,190 17,110 15,010 12,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Utah, the field of engineering is shrinking. 5,020 less engineering professionals were working in Utah in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of engineering professionals has shrunk by 28%. This is faster than the trend for engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of engineering professionals has shrunk by 23% between 2006 and 2010.

Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$63,268 $64,452 $64,016 $65,969 $67,341
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of engineering professionals is declining, the salaries paid to engineering professionals are increasing in Utah. The mean salary for engineering professionals in 2006 was $63,268 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $67,341 per year.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$41,487
25th percentile
$53,492
50th percentile
$66,619
75th percentile
$79,984
90th percentile
$92,583

This represents a growth in salaries of 6%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 123% pay differential between the highest paid engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of engineering in Utah.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Utah

Biomedical Engineering
$73,460
Civil Engineering
$56,147
Computer Engineering
$81,960
Electrical Engineering
$65,700
Engineering
$68,356
Mechanical Engineering
$61,644
Software Engineering
$76,120

In Utah, engineering professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
15
bachelor
21
master
17
doctor
14
Certificate
4
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The number of students graduating from the 13 accredited engineering schools in Utah is decreasing. In 2006 there were 2,026 engineering graduates from engineering courses in Utah and in 2010 there were 1,305 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Utah by 36%. A majority of these graduates, or 30%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in engineering.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Utah

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