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Brigham Young University
  • 4 Year
  • PROVO, UT

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade A minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A+
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

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Brigham Young is a highly rated private university located in Provo, Utah in the Salt Lake City Area. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 28,254 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Brigham Young acceptance rate is 59%. Popular majors include Psychology, Accounting, and Exercise Physiology. Graduating 77% of students, Brigham Young alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $41,100.

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PROVO, UT 84602
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Division I-A Independents

Brigham Young University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

BYU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
59%
Application Deadline
December 15
SAT Range
1220-1440
ACT Range
26-32
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$13,432 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,867 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
65%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 510 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 661 responses
42%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 659 responses

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Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    37%
  • On Campus
    61%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
28,254 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,157
Undergrads Over 25
7%
Pell Grant
12%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 490 responses
  • Well rounded
    21%
  • Hardworking
    17%
  • Dedicated
    15%
  • Religious
    11%
  • Friendly
    10%
  • PERFECTIONIST
    8%
  • Studious
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
59%
Poll
88%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 603 responses
Poll
77%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 871 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 551 responses
  • Academically rigorous and a spirit of integrity
    37%
  • Enter to Learn; Go Forth to Serve
    26%
  • High Standards
    9%
  • Enlightening in all aspects
    7%
  • Awesome
    6%
  • Excellent
    5%
  • Best bang for your buck
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$59,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
77%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
80%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 337 responses

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