Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City, UT

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 18,373
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Two-year, very large // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 46% / 54% (2017)

First generation college students: 39.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 23.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 38.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 18.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 10.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 6.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 61.9%
Black: 2.9%
Hispanic: 23.0%
Asian: 3.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.8%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 1.2%
2+ races: 4.1%
Non-resident alien: 1.3%
Unknown race: 1.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $11,623
In-State tuition: $4,086
Out-of-State tuition: $12,734

Estimated books and supplies: $700 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $11,200 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $47,005 (2017)
Median Family Income: $27,276 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 18.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 8.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $8,003 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $85 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $5,635
$30k-48k $6,141
$48k-75k $8,021
$75k-110k $10,143
$110k+ $11,086

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 92.9% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $8,003 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $3,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $4,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $4,508 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 71.3% (2015)
@3 year 75.9% (2017)
@5 year 82.3% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 42.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 47.6% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $36,402 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $47,771 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Music. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Engineering-Related Technologies. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 1
Associate's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 9
Associate's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 25 $12,220 $30,213 ($2,518)
Associate's Degree Journalism. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 21
Associate's Degree Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 21 $18,594 ($1,550) $24,966 ($2,081)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Graphic Communications. 11
Associate's Degree Graphic Communications. 36 $11,375 $85 $30,347 ($2,529)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer and Information Sciences, General. 465 $11,000 $93 $50,713 ($4,226)
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 141 $10,250 $85 $49,718 ($4,143) $75,016 ($6,251)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 19
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 6
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 38
Associate's Degree Funeral Service and Mortuary Science. 14
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 2
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 23 $31,911 ($2,659)
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 60 $13,649 $117 $45,898 ($3,825)
Associate's Degree Chemical Engineering. 7
Associate's Degree Civil Engineering. 5
Associate's Degree Computer Engineering. 5
Associate's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 8
Associate's Degree Materials Engineering 1
Associate's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 31 $69,349 ($5,779)
Associate's Degree Nuclear and Industrial Radiologic Technologies/Technicians. 6
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 134 $8,432 $74 $23,152 ($1,929) $34,928 ($2,911)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 3
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 72 $6,334 $87 $38,279 ($3,190) $50,407 ($4,201)
Associate's Degree Homeland Security. 1
Associate's Degree Social Work. 18
Associate's Degree Anthropology. 7
Associate's Degree Economics. 12
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Geography and Cartography. 5
Associate's Degree Geography and Cartography. 5
Associate's Degree Political Science and Government. 18
Associate's Degree Sociology. 31 $9,500 $61
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Carpenters. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 15
Associate's Degree Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 1
Associate's Degree Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 17
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 6
Associate's Degree Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 42 $61,788 ($5,149)
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 47 $12,500 $69 $43,501 ($3,625) $59,545 ($4,962)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 39 $38,256 ($3,188)
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Air Transportation. 2
Associate's Degree Air Transportation. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Ground Transportation. 51
Associate's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 5
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 58 $10,766 $107 $32,194 ($2,683) $36,061 ($3,005)
Associate's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 12
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 4
Associate's Degree Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians. 6
Associate's Degree Engineering-Related Technologies. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 13
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 12 $51,184 ($4,265)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Nanotechnology. 3
Associate's Degree American Sign Language. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Business Services. 1
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 6
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 24 $12,250 $109 $45,435 ($3,786)
Associate's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 18 $25,419 ($2,118)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 1
Associate's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 485 $6,625 $57 $36,341 ($3,028)
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 1480 $8,000 $72 $34,498 ($2,875) $43,485 ($3,624)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 12
Associate's Degree Mathematics. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Historic Preservation and Conservation. 1
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 11
Associate's Degree Chemistry. 7
Associate's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 3
Associate's Degree Physics. 3
Associate's Degree Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Nuclear and Industrial Radiologic Technologies/Technicians. 22
Associate's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 97 $11,750 $90 $28,944 ($2,412) $60,041 ($5,003)
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 23 $9,357 $101 $36,079 ($3,007)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 19
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 39 $32,896 ($2,741)
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 59 $14,136 $83 $39,561 ($3,297) $45,207 ($3,767)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 22
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 24 $13,500 $107 $48,407 ($4,034) $60,320 ($5,027)
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 211 $15,085 $95 $57,852 ($4,821) $61,702 ($5,142)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 76
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business/Commerce, General. 25
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 256 $9,525 $96 $35,370 ($2,948) $53,497 ($4,458)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 2
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 41
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 14
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Finance and Financial Management Services. 7
Associate's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Marketing. 10
Associate's Degree Marketing. 3
Associate's Degree Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations. 8
Associate's Degree History. 10


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $62,775
Full time faculty: 24%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 17.0

School's endowment start of year: $8,530,921 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $9,293,905 (2022)