Human Services Schools In Utah

Utah has 8 accredited human services schools where human services faculty who teach human services classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of human services and human services training in Utah, which includes human services training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Human Services
  • Bachelors degree in Human Services
  • Masters degree in Human Services
  • PhD degree in Human Services


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. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

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

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. 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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  6. University of Utah

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

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

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Human Services Employment

Utah 10,140
National 913,960

Of all of the human services professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Utah.

Employment Growth for Human services professionals In Utah

8,640 9,110 9,640 9,530 10,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of human services professionals is growing in Utah. In 2010 there were 1,500 more human services professionals working in Utah than there were in 2006. Thus, in Utah, this field has grown by 17% in four years. This is slower than the trend for human services professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of human services professionals has grown by 25% between 2006 and 2010.

Human Services VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$30,660 $32,202 $38,658 $39,748 $39,892
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by human services professionals is increasing in Utah. In 2006 human services professionals made a mean salary of $30,660 per year, and in 2010 they made $39,892 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$25,708
25th percentile
$31,412
50th percentile
$38,680
75th percentile
$46,340
90th percentile
$57,485

Thus, human services professionals' salaries grew by 23% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 124% pay differential between the highest paid human services professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of human services in Utah.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Utah

Human Services
$39,892
Mental Health
$34,418
Public Administration
$72,115
Public Health
$63,017
Social Work
$42,570
Sociology
$62,870

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

Educational Trends

Human Services programs available for each degree type for all schools in Utah

associate
3
bachelor
5
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total12

As the number of human services professionals is increasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited human services schools in Utah state is also increasing. In 2006, 435 students graduated from human services courses in Utah. And in 2010, 472 students graduated.

This represents a 9% increase in the number of human services degree or certificate school graduates in Utah state. 42% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in human services.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Utah

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