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Snow College

Ephraim, UT
University Website: www.snow.edu
Apply Online: www.utahmentor.org/applications/snow_college/apply.html
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Snow College is a rural, two-year state college located in Ephraim, Utah, U.S. It offers certificates and associate degrees in a number of areas. Begining in 2012, for the first time in its history, Snow will offer a 4-year degree. The 4-year bachelor's program is in commercial music. Snow College is operated as part of the Utah System of Higher Education.

Founded in 1888 by local citizens as Sanpete Stake Academy, the school was later renamed Snow Academy to honor The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) leaders Lorenzo Snow and Erastus Snow. It is one of the oldest junior colleges west of the Mississippi. The name was changed to Snow College in 1923. The college was transferred from the LDS Church to the State of Utah in 1932.

Current enrollment is 3,244 In addition to the main (82 acres (330,000 m2)) Ephraim campus, Snow College maintains the Snow College Richfield Campus (56 acres (230,000 m2)) in Richfield, Utah. Snow College athletic teams, known as the Badgers, are consistently highly ranked; its football team won the National Junior College Championship in 1985, and finished #2 in 2006. Its football players often go on to play at Division I-A schools.

In addition to athletics, Snow College has a notable music program. The Horne School of Music has been an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music since 1997, and is also very proud to be an All Steinway School. Some Snow College music graduates go on to play in some of the finest groups and colleges in the world. In addition, Snow host some of the finest music camps in the nation, such as the Juilliard Jazz Summer Workshop and the Manhattan to the Mountains Chamber Workshop, held annually. Beginning in 2012, the Horne School of Music will offer the first baccalaureate program in the history of the college, a Bachelor of Music degree in Commercial Music.

The theatre arts program at Snow College is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre and is affiliated with the Juilliard Drama Division. It regularly produces five major productions each year as well as a student produced season of Black Box productions and a summer program featuring instructors from the Juilliard Drama Division. The graduates from the theatre arts program are regularly accepted into upper division and graduate programs nationally and are frequently found in professional theatre companies and businesses throughout the United States.

Snow College also has an accredited Art program, being highly recommended and many connections to colleges throughout the US. Some of its students have gone on to institutions including Cornwall, University of Utah, Utah State University, BYU, New York Art Academy, and various other institutions. Their professors are all highly qualified, and low class numbers give one-on-one advisement time. They have gallery space that is visited by many accredited artists, they have a weekly student Alt Space, and connections to the CUAC.

Snow prides itself on having some of the lowest tuition rates of any accredited institution of higher education in Utah, at just $1,076 per semester (for year of 2009-2010).

The 1985 Snow College football team went undefeated and won the national championship, with the team inducted into the NJCAA Hall of Fame in 2010.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $9,196.00 avg tuition

150 E College Ave
Ephraim, UT 84627
(435) 283-7000

Apply online Admissions:
www.snow.edu/welcome/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.snow.edu/finaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Construction Trades
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Precision Production
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Snow College

Statistics:
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Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 56%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
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Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Snow College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,520.00 $2,520.00 $9,196.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $390.00 $390.00 $390.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $126.00 $126.00 $459.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $4,300.00 $5,000.00 $3,250.00
Other Expenses $3,600.00 $2,250.00 $3,250.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,700.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 85%
Percent receiving grant aid 78%
Avg amount of grant aid $3,635.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 41%
Avg amount of student loan aid $2,755.00

Snow College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Business and Management, General X
Animal Sciences, General X
Plant Sciences, General X
Range Science and Management X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Botany/Plant Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
CONSTRUCTION TRADES
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other X
EDUCATION
Agricultural Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
Foreign Language Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, General X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD X
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care and Support Services Management X
Child Care Provider/Assistant X
Family and Community Services X
Family Systems X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Medical Staff Services Technology/Technician X
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other X
Pre-Dentistry Studies X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Pre-Pharmacy Studies X
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies X
Pre-Veterinary Studies X
Public Health, General X
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Pre-Law Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician X
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Historic Preservation and Conservation X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other X
Natural Resources Management and Policy X
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General X
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physical Sciences X
Physics, General X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist X
Welding Technology/Welder X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Geography X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Commercial and Advertising Art X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music, General X

Snow College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Redmond Minerals Scholarship $2,000 March 01, 2017
Retta Judd Gate Scholarship $1,000 March 01, 2017
Fredric James Fjeldsted Baton Scholarship $200 March 01, 2017

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