Career College Search

Online Schools

Campus Schools


Career Colleges    » Utah    » City of Layton

Layton, Utah Colleges

Career Colleges and Universities in Layton, Utah

Layton, Utah Career Colleges, Technical Schools, and Universities

Looking for accredited career colleges, technical schools, and universities in Layton, Utah. Each degree from a Layton, Utah Career College, a post-secondary for-profit institution, offers an education with an in-demand career field.

At career colleges in Utah, you typically don't take general education classes in core subjects such as English and math. Instead, you focus on career-related courses.

Utah Area Career and Technical Training Programs:

Layton, Utah Colleges and Universities

Layton, Utah may be a small town, but it still has big opportunities. About eight miles from Ogden and 20 miles from Salt Lake City, this town of 67,311 people gets large-city offerings with a small-town feel, and is set along a beautiful mountainous backdrop.

Layton colleges

Weber State University has a campus in Layton. There, students can choose from eight associate degrees, six bachelor's degrees, six maste'sr degrees, and three graduate certificates. The programs vary from English to electronics engineering, but across the board the quality remains high -- which is why more 18,000 students attend this campus.

Broadview University also has a campus in Layton. A number of associate and bachelor's degrees as well as a few certificates are available at this campus. These range from an associate degree in massage therapy to a bachelor's degree in accounting. Also in Layton is a campus from Eagle Gate College. Offering many associate degrees, bachelor's degrees and certificates, Eagle Gate College specializes in health, justice, business, and design.

Layton economy

The main industries in Layton are education and health care (with a combined 5,260 employees), retail (4,852 employees), and public administration (3,535 employees). The median family income in Layton is $69,330.

But perhaps what separates Layton from other places is its surroundings. With an average commute time of 22.7 minutes, it's clear that Layton residents enjoy the cozy suburb lifestyle while still taking advantage of its urban neighbors, Salt Lake City and Ogden. The town grew 15.1 percent between 2000 and 2010, which means people are catching on to Layton's paradise.

Author Jon Fortenbury

Jon Fortenbury is a Reno-based freelance writer. He's written for many publications, including Las Vegas Review Journal, Nevada Magazine, and USA Today College. His interests include education, comparative religion, and traveling.

Layton, Utah Colleges, Universities, and Schools
Compare More Colleges and Universities
Find the Right School

Find more schools to match to your needs.

Colleges & Universities
Colleges & Universities: Search or Browse over 8500 Colleges, Universities, and Trade Schools in the US..