Brigham Young University – Provo: Ranking & Review

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Provo Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 83 130
Top 1%

Brigham Young University - Provo Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate52%51%53%
Applicants12,8585,6087,250
Admissions6,7382,8753,863
Enrolled undergraduates5,4402,3903,050
Enrolled total (including graduate students)34,33417,92816,406

4,676 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

143 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,538
Percent of students submitting SAT scores28%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
660
Math
650

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores5,108
Percent of students submitting ACT scores94%
ACT Composite
29
ACT English
28
ACT Math
30

Brigham Young University - Provo Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $18,370 $18,370
Off-campus $18,370 $18,370
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,530 and other expenses per full academic year.

Brigham Young University - Provo provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 6,474 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $5,460 $5,460
Fees for full-time undergraduates $0 $0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $286 $286
Tuition for Full-time graduates $6,880 $6,880
Fees for full-time graduates $0 $0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $405 $405

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 862 455 1,317
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 745 16 18 779
Education 475 82 33 590
Health Professions and Related Programs 518 49 2 569
Engineering 458 76 17 551
Social Sciences 476 5 481
Visual and Performing Arts 343 28 371
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 312 7 319
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 292 16 308
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 277 26 303
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 264 21 5 290
Psychology 244 18 9 271
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 220 21 241
Mathematics and Statistics 138 26 2 166
English Language and Literature & Letters 135 29 164
Legal Professions and Studies 6 130 136
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 128 128
Physical Sciences 86 20 6 112
History 88 88
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 78 4 82
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 77 77
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 35 35
Philosophy and Religious Studies 30 30
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 27 27
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 18 2 20
Theology and Religious Vocations 8 8
Natural Resources and Conservation 7 1 8
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Grand Total6,1991,0502237,472

A total of 6,199 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Brigham Young University - Provo.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,273 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate83%84%82%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%
  • Part-time retention rate - 82%

General info

Alternative namesBYU
Founded1875
MottoEnter to learn, go forth to serve
Religious affiliationLatter Day Saints (Mormon Church)
Colorsdark blue, white, tan
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff4,588
Instructional FTE1,451
Research FTE47
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.byu.edu
AddressMain Campus
Provo, Utah, 84602
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone8014224636
Fax+1 (801) 378 5278

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