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2021 Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Utah

2 Colleges
105 Bachelor's Degrees
$31,211 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Natural Resources Conservation School for You

Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in UtahWith 105 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, natural resources conservation is the #69 most popular major in Utah. This means that of the 16,348 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.6% were from a college or university in the state.

This year's Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Utah ranking analyzed 2 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in conservation. Note that the phrase 'best value' does not mean the absolute lowest-priced. Instead, we are looking at those conservation schools that offer a high quality educational experience at a price lower than expected.

Average cost figures start with estimating tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses. We then subtract the average amount of financial aid that a student receives. You can use this as a gauge to estimate how much you may need to pay out of pocket to cover costs when financial aid isn't enough. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.

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Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best Value Conservation Schools ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

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2021 Best Value Natural Resources Conservation Schools in Utah

The following schools top our list of the Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges for the Money.

Best Value Conservation Schools in Utah

#1

Westminster College Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Westminster College Utah. Westminster College Salt Lake is a small private not-for-profit school located in the midsize city of Salt Lake City. Westminster College Salt Lake not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #2 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Utah list.

It takes about 4.3 years for the average student at Westminster College Salt Lake to complete their degree, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $31,254. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the Westminster College Salt Lake is $134,392. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

After completing their bachelor's degree, conservation graduates from Westminster College Salt Lake carry an average student debtload of $19,875. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $239.

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#2

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Utah. Located in the city of Salt Lake City, U of U is a public school with a very large student population. U of U did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Utah list.

At U of U, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.7 years, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $31,168. This means that the average student pays around $146,801 to get a bachelor’s degree from U of U. When students graduate in a lesser amount of time, they can save thousands of dollars.

After completing their bachelor's degree, conservation graduates from U of U carry an average student debtload of $16,995. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $156.

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Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

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State Degrees Awarded
Colorado 476
Idaho 79
Montana 89
Wyoming 40

One of 5 majors within the Natural Resources & Conservation area of study, Natural Resources Conservation has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Wildlife Management 56
Natural Resource Management 7
Fisheries Sciences 4
Forestry 4

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 2 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Lynn Betts.

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