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Brigham Young University Provo

Provo, Utah

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Brigham Young University Provo overview
Location Provo, Utah
Online byu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Religious Affiliation Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church)
Brigham Young University Provo overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Provo, Utah, Brigham Young University Provo is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church) faith. In the most recent statistical year 11,608 prospective students applied, and 6,870 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,413 enrolled in the school.  30,307 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,504 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $6,120 plus fees of $0. BYU is ranked 114 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.












BYU is rated within the top 23% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards

Very High
Brigham Young University Provo overview
SAT 1220/1440
ACT 26/32
GPA 3.89

Applications Accepted

Brigham Young University Provo overview
Applications Due Feb 15, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $35

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Brigham Young University Provo
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$912
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $8,048
Budget for Other Expenses$5,066
Total One Year Cost$20,146

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$69,100 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

78% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Brigham Young University Provo students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 13%
Biology 11%
Social Sciences 11%
Education 10%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

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