Nursing Schools In Utah

There are 17 accredited nursing schools in Utah for faculty who teach nursing classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the state of Utah, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


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

    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. Snow College

    150 E College Ave, Ephraim, Utah 84627

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

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

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

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

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

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

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

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

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

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. 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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  13. Provo College

    1450 W 820 N, Provo, Utah 84601

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. AmeriTech College in Draper

    12257 South Business Park Drive-Ste 108, Draper, Utah 84020-6545

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Fortis College in Salt Lake City

    3949 S 700 E Ste 150, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Nursing Employment

Utah 33,040
National 5,150,780

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

Employment Growth for Nursing professionals In Utah

30,200 29,990 30,740 31,440 33,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Utah, nursing is a growing field. In 2010 there were 2,840 more nursing professionals working in Utah than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of nursing has grown by 9% in Utah. This growth is faster than the change in the number of nursing professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of nursing professionals has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010.

Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$49,690 $51,056 $52,096 $54,234 $57,244
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to nursing professionals are growing in Utah. In 2006 nursing professionals made a mean salary of $49,690 per year, and in 2010 they made $57,244 per year.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$37,852
25th percentile
$44,266
50th percentile
$53,568
75th percentile
$64,704
90th percentile
$81,950

This represents a 13% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of nursing, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid nursing professionals earning 117% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Utah state.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Utah

BSN
$60,530
Forensic Nursing
$81,210
Gerontology
$67,498
Nursing
$57,244
RN to BSN
$60,530

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
12
bachelor
10
master
12
doctor
1
Certificate
18
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The number of students graduating from the 17 accredited nursing schools in Utah is increasing. In Utah, there were 507 graduates in 2006. And there were 3,649 graduates from nursing courses in 2010.

This represents a 620% increase in the number of nursing degree or certificate school graduates in Utah state. Most of these graduates, or 34%, earned a undergraduate certificate in nursing.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Utah

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