Cheap Online Colleges in Utah
Schools around Utah offering online programs charge students an average tuition of $12,657 per year. There has been a 21.9% increase in the average tuition over the past few years. In 2007, the annual average tuition was $10,380 at these online Utah schools.
The range of tuition at online schools in Utah offering programs from least to most affordable is shown in the following chart:
|Tuition Level||Number of Schools|
A yearly tuition of over $15,660 is charged by the costliest schools that have online programs. But, per annum tuition at the cheapest colleges and universities is in the range of $2,520 to $4,196. Cedar City, Logan, Ogden, and Salt Lake City are home to the least costly accredited online schools.
- Bachelor of Science in Business Management - Marketing
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Health Services Management
- Master of Business Administration in Information Security
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - International Business
- Bachelor of Science in Health Administration - Emergency Management
- Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Cybersecurity
- Bachelor of Science in Digital Entertainment and Game Design
- Associate of Arts and Science in Software Development Technology
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer Drafting and Design
- Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Security
In 2011, these affordable programs graduated a reported 54% of graduates from online colleges and universities in Utah. This represents 48,998 of the 90,666 graduates from across Utah. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of graduates from the most inexpensive online colleges has increased. Also, the number of graduates has increased by 19,389 graduates per annum.
Other somewhat more costly online colleges and universities charge a yearly tuition in the range of $5,426 to $13,609. Of the 18 online colleges and universities with programs in Utah, 4 offer programs with tuition in this range.
In 2011, 39.4% of the state's graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. This represents 35,687 students. Just 5 years prior, in 2006, as much as 49,163 students earned credentials from these schools. Therefore, from these reasonably priced online colleges and universities, the number of students graduating has decreased by 27%.