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Brigham Young University Provo

Provo, Utah

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Student Population
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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 10,500 prospective students applied, and 7,086 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,731 enrolled in the school.  30,162 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,337 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $5,790 plus fees of $0. BYU is ranked 130 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



BYU is rated within the top 24% 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
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SAT 1210/1420
ACT 26/31
GPA 3.8
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 15, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $35

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Brigham Young University Provo
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$872
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $7,766
Budget for Other Expenses$4,808
Total One Year Cost$19,236

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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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