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Business & Commerce Schools in Utah

433 students earned General Business degrees in Utah in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Business & Commerce is the 8th most popular major out of a total 23 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’s Degree 279
Master’s Degree 75
Bachelor’s Degree 38
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 25
Post-Master’s Certificate 15
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 15
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 1.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.2%
  • White: 73.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
Business & Commerce Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

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.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in Utah

In this state, general business grads earn an average of $83,990. Nationwide, they make an average of $103,330.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Utah that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:


Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City
281 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,517 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $30,200 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
41,728 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. It takes the average student 4.84 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $34,500 after graduation.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
34,318 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It takes the average student 5.01 years to graduate. An average student at BYU will pay a net price of $13,181.


Dixie State University

Saint George
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
18% Graduation Rate
11,193 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. In their early career, Dixie State College grads earn an average salary of $28,600. This public school has an average net price of $12,846.


University of Utah

Salt Lake City
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
32,852 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The average student takes 4.74 years to complete their degree at U of U. The 2.70% student loan default rate is lower than average.


Snow College

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,383 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
27,810 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 96% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $33,900 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.


Westminster College Utah

Salt Lake City
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
2,215 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,200 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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 12% $151,750

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

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Business Administration & Management 9,842
Accounting 2,391
Marketing 1,177
Management Information Systems 1,051
Human Resource Management 899
Finance & Financial Management 612
General Sales & Marketing 251
Entrepreneurial Studies 238

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