Southwest Applied Technology College in Cedar City

Cedar City, UT

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Southwest Applied Technology College offers 50-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1. 1 high safety campus. 52.1% are women, and 47.9% are men. 63% of full-time Southwest Applied Technology College students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


212 of Southwest Applied Technology College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 28 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Southwest Applied Technology College number 40 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Utah.

Students at Southwest Applied Technology College awarded 4 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Southwest Applied Technology College.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate


Southwest Applied Technology College graduation rate is above the national average.

63% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Southwest Applied Technology College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Southwest Applied Technology College is 8:1, that means that for every 8 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Southwest Applied Technology College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Southwest Applied Technology College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 510 West 800 South address in Cedar City, Utah.


Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Southwest Applied Technology College with 0.49% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are robbery, burglary, and arson.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Southwest Applied Technology College offers 50 programs in total: 27 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 23 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 81 universities in Utah state. Southwest Applied Technology College is one of the few institutions in Utah that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Utah state average data to help you compare.


Southwest Applied Technology College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 176 students with 158074 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 510 West 800 South


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +4355862899

Institution is active in current year: 1

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