Salt Lake Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Salt Lake Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 29,350 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1948 and is one of the 16 schools and colleges located in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
108
Good
Salt Lake Community College will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Salt Lake Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 108 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Computer Science, Medical Assistant, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
52%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Salt Lake Community College is low at 52% (way below Utah average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Salt Lake Community College is very low: 23%. Around 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Salt Lake Community College is reasonably decent, 19:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,400
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - $10,900 a year. The additional fees at Salt Lake Community College beyond tuition are nearly $500, which comes to $11,400 per year.

Read the details about Salt Lake Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Salt Lake Community College is $40.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Salt Lake Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (801) 957-4111 or check Salt Lake Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
Salt Lake Community College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Salt Lake Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Salt Lake Community College.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Salt Lake Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Salt Lake Community College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Salt Lake Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Salt Lake Community College, 4600 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123, USA
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