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Business & Commerce Schools in Utah

433 General Business students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

In terms of popularity, Business & Commerce is the 8th most popular major in the state out of a total 22 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in Utah

General Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate Degree 278
Master’s Degree 62
Bachelor’s Degree 48
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 31
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 31
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 31
Post-Master’s Certificate 8
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 8
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 6
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 6

Gender Distribution

In Utah, a general business major is more popular with men than with women.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of general business majors in Utah is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 16.2%
  • White: 70.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.3%
  • Other Races: 4.4%

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in Utah

75,430 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.


Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Utah

A typical salary for a general business grad in the state is $83,990, compared to a typical salary of $103,330 nationwide.


There are 4 colleges in Utah that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:


Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City
278 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,293 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 23%. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
40,936 Total Students

In their early career, UVU grads earn an average salary of $39,359. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
36,461 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 72%. Most students complete their degree in 5.15 years. The student loan default rate is 1.30% which is lower than average.


University of Utah

Salt Lake City
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
33,081 Total Students

The average student takes 4.68 years to complete their degree at U of U. In their early career, U of U grads earn an average salary of $47,996. 97% of the teachers are full time.

Business & Commerce Careers in UT

Some of the careers general business majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Management Analysts 57% $72,320
Sales Managers 34% $103,850
Cost Estimators 34% $63,740
General and Operations Managers 34% $66,670
Construction Managers 33% $76,150
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 32% $75,450
Administrative Services Managers 31% $75,800
Social and Community Service Managers 31% $60,400
Managers 31% $92,070
Industrial Production Managers 26% $89,300
Chief Executives 13% $151,750

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to general business.

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Business Administration & Management 10,743
Accounting 2,856
Management Information Systems 1,502
Marketing 1,326
Human Resource Management 1,090
Finance & Financial Management 701
Management Sciences & Methods 263
General Sales & Marketing 237

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