College Education In Utah: With 28 institutions of higher learning located throughout the state and several vocational and technical schools, Utah offers a considerable number of education choices for students. The state-run University of Utah is located in the capital city of Salt Lake City.
Utah Colleges In the Rankings: U.S. News and World Report rankings: National Rankings – Brigham Young University, Provo (#113), University of Utah (#127).
A Closer Look at Utah Education: Brigham Young University, the most well known private college in the state, is known worldwide as the leading Mormon- affiliated University.
Did You Know? The religious-based Brigham Young University is one of the nation’s few officially “dry” campuses, with no alcoholic beverage allowed on campus. [Perhaps some students do not find the ‘typical’ college experience in Utah]