Utah

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Utah is a state in the west of the United States. It borders Idaho to the north, Wyoming to the northeast, Colorado to the east, Arizona to the south, and Nevada to the west.

The state of Utah

The 2010 census records a population of 2.7 million. The state capital and largest city is Salt lake City. Utah is known as the Beehive State.

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Education in Utah

Colleges and universities

Public

Four-year ("universities")

  1. Dixie State College of Utah, St. George
  2. Southern Utah University, Cedar City
  3. University of Utah, Salt Lake City
  4. Utah State University, Logan
  5. Utah Valley University, Orem
  6. Weber State University, Ogden

Two-year

  1. College of Eastern Utah, Price
  2. Snow College, Ephraim
  3. Salt Lake Community College, various locations in Salt Lake County and Tooele County

Technical

  1. Regional Campuses of the Utah College of Applied Technology

Private

Four-year ("universities")

  1. Brigham Young University, Provo
  2. George Wythe University, Cedar City
  3. Stevens-Henager College, Ogden
  4. Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City (liberal arts college)
  5. Webster University Utah, Murray

Two-year

  1. LDS Business College, Salt Lake City

For-profit

  1. Eagle Gate College, Murray, Layton, Salt Lake City
  2. Neumont University, South Jordan
  3. Provo College, Provo
  4. University of Phoenix, Salt Lake City
  5. Utah Career College, Layton, West Jordan

For a list of universities and colleges in Utah, see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_colleges_and_universities_in_Utah]

Virtual schools in Utah

The statewide virtual school The Utah Electronic High School (EHS) has been running since 2001. Between July 1, 2009 and June 30, 2010, EHS granted 15,691 quarter credits to 7,238 individual students. For more information, see: http://kpk12.com/states/utah/.

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