Salt Lake Community College (SLCC)

Salt Lake City, UT

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Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake Community College Student Essentials

Salt Lake Community College Student Essentials
Region: Rockies
Setting: Mid-size City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Bruin Bear
Nickname: SLCC
Website: www.slcc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,170
Out-of-State Tuition: $10,012
Retention Rate: 53%
Enrollment: 48,876
Year Established: 1948

About SLCC

Offering the best of both worlds, Salt Lake Community College in Salt Lake City, Utah is the largest school in the state, but still manages to provide students the personal attention of a smaller school.

Academics span a broad range of disciplines and subjects, including Art History, Aviation Maintenance, Brick Masonry, Chinese, Computer Technology, Cosmetology, Film, International Studies, Medical Coding and Pyro-Technology, among many others.

Student life is also varied. At its Grand Theatre, SLCC features performances of popular and classic plays with local professional actors. There is also a film festival, a lecture series, a student-run radio station and newspaper, and a number of student clubs and organizations.

Student services also provide the full range of academic, career planning and personal resources.

However, while Salt Lake’s campus may abound with options, students are given the same amount of individual attention found at a small, private school. With a low faculty to student ratiom classes are kept small and professors numerous and accessible enough to meet privately with students as well.

While many students use their Salt Lake degree to forge a new career, a large number also transfer to such schools as Brigham Young University. Since tuition at Salt Lake is significantly lower than that of a university, attending Salt Lake for the first two years of their bachelor’s lowers student’s expenses by a lot.

Financial aid and payment plans are also available to those who qualify.

Students interested in admissions may apply online. Once admitted, all students must also take a placement test.

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SLCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

100% of students gave Salt Lake Community College 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2017

Overall Rating

I chose SLCC because it was inexpensive and flexible. We have wonderful instructors and decent labs. The school as a whole understands that the majority of the student body are working, parents, etc.


Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating

I enjoy going to school here. I am finding it to be a bit of a challenge both of my courses and online and on campus. So its a bit confusing at times.My experience has been some what frustrating but good iin the end.


SLCC Map & Location

Salt Lake Community College
4600 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84123


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Getting Around SLCC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Transit

Some transit. This area has limited public transportation.

5/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Salt Lake City, UT

Winter
Dec
40
27
Jan
38
27
Feb
44
31
Spring
Mar
54
38
Apr
61
43
May
71
52
Summer
Jun
82
61
Jul
90
69
Aug
89
67
Fall
Sep
78
58
Oct
65
46
Nov
50
36

SLCC Students

Total Students 48,876

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 12%
  • African American: 2%
  • Caucasian: 67%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 4%
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 14%
Latino 12%
African American 2%
Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Unknown and Other 14%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 18%
Part-Time 82%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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