Law Schools In Utah

There are 27 accredited law schools in Utah for faculty who teach law classes to choose from. The trends in Utah's law academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in law includes law training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Bridgerland Applied Technology College

    1301 North 600 West, Logan, Utah 84321

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  2. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

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

    1902 W 7800 S, West Jordan, Utah 84088

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  4. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

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  5. Davis Applied Technology College

    550 E 300 S, Kaysville, Utah 84037-2699

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  6. Dixie State College of Utah

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

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  7. Eagle Gate College in Murray

    5588 South Green Street, Murray, Utah 84123-6965

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  8. ITT Technical Institute-Murray

    920 W Levoy Dr, Murray, Utah 84123

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  9. Latter-day Saints Business College

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

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  10. Everest College-West Valley City

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

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  11. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

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  12. Southern Utah University

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

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  13. Utah Valley University

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

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  14. Salt Lake Community College

    4600 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

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  15. University of Utah

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

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

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

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  17. Westminster College in Salt Lake City

    1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

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  18. Provo College

    1450 W 820 N, Provo, Utah 84601

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  19. University of Phoenix-Utah Campus

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

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  20. Eagle Gate College in Layton

    915 N 400 W, Layton, Utah 84041

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  21. Eagle Gate College in Salt Lake City

    405 South Main Street-Ste 130, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

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  22. Broadview University-Layton

    869 West Hill Field Road, Layton, Utah 84041

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  23. Argosy University-Salt Lake City

    121 Election Rd Ste 300, Draper, Utah 84020

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  24. Broadview University-Orem Campus

    898 N 1200 W, Orem, Utah 84057

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  25. Strayer University-Utah

    9815 S Monroe St Ste 200, Sandy, Utah 84070

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  26. Provo College_??_??_American Fork

    1262 S 820 E, American Fork, Utah 84003

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  27. Broadview University-Salt Lake City

    240 E Morris Ave, Salt Lake City, Utah 84115

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Law Employment

Utah 14,760
National 2,096,250

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

Employment Growth for Law professionals In Utah

14,110 13,470 13,400 14,570 14,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Utah, the field of law is growing. In Utah, 650 more law professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 5% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the national trend for law professionals which shows a 3% increase in the number of law professionals working around the nation.

Law VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$49,717 $54,141 $55,493 $58,498 $56,066
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Law
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by law professionals is increasing in Utah. The mean salary for law professionals in 2006 was $49,717 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $56,066 per year.

Salary percentiles for Law professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$30,743
25th percentile
$38,457
50th percentile
$51,050
75th percentile
$67,553
90th percentile
$84,056

This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Utah state, within the field of law, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid law professionals earn 118% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Law professionals and related professions in Utah

Court Reporter
$32,450
Criminal Justice
$40,189
Criminology
$70,140
Forensic Accounting
$55,637
Forensic Science
$42,920
Homeland Security
$41,460
Law
$56,066
Paralegal
$39,490
Public Administration
$72,115

Law professionals in Utah earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
27
bachelor
20
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
3
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As the number of law professionals is increasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 27 accredited law schools in Utah state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,481 law graduates from law courses in Utah and in 2010 there were 840 graduates.

This represents a 43% decrease in the number of law degree or certificate school graduates in Utah state. A majority of these graduates, or 49%, graduated with a associate's degree in law.

Law Faculty Salaries in Utah

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